ODPM Press Notice

Session 2002-03  27 February 2003


The Urban Affairs Sub-Committee on the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister: Housing, Planning, Local Government and the Regions will be hearing evidence for its inquiry into The Evening Economy and The Urban Renaissance on the following date:

Monday 10th March


The Institute of Alcohol Studies

Alcohol Concern


The Rt Hon John Denham MP, Minister of State for Crime Reduction, Policing, Community Safety and Young People

Dr Kim Howells MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, DCMS (and Minister for Tourism, Film and Broadcasting)

The Rt Hon Lord Rooker, Minister of State, Housing and Planning

The Rt Hon John Spellar MP, Minister of State, Transport

This is the last evidence session for this inquiry.

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 http://www.publications.parliament.uk/pa/cm/cmodpm.htm


Kate Emms, Clerk, 020 7 219 3927 / emmsk@parliament.uk

Libby Preston, Assistant Clerk, 020 7 219 3290 / prestonl@parliament.uk