ODPM Press Notice


Session 2002-03 15 January 2003


The Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions will be hearing evidence for its enquiry into Planning for Sustainable Housing and Communities on the following date:

Tuesday 21st January


Officials from the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister


Lord Best & Christine Whitehead, Joseph Rowntree Foundation

Susan Owens, Newnham College, Cambridge

Further evidence sessions for this inquiry will be announced shortly.

The evidence session will take place in public, unless otherwise decided by the Committee, in a Committee Room at the House of Commons.  Those wishing to attend the meeting should check the venue by contacting the Committee Office Information Line on 020 7219 2033 on the day before the hearing.

If you would  like a copy of any House of Commons publications, and did not submit written or oral evidence to the relevant inquiry, then you may purchase them from The Stationery Office, General enquiries tel no.0870 600 5522, or access them via the Committee homepage on the Internet

Contact: Ben Kochan, Committee Specialist 020 7 219 1342