School Travel

On Wednesday 26 November at 2.45 pm in Committee Room 6, Palace of Westminster, the Committee will hold its fourth and final evidence session on School Travel. The following will give evidence:

Time Witnesses

2.45 pm Local Government Association

Cllr Les Lawrence, Head of Transport and Regeneration Board

Association of Transport Co-ordinating Officers

Ian Gwenlan, Principal School Transport Officer

3.45 pm Department for Transport

Paul Clark MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

Department for Children, Schools and Families

Sarah McCarthy-Fry MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State

These timings are approximate and the sessions may start slightly earlier or later than advertised.


1. Committee Membership is as follows: Mrs Louise Ellman (Chairman) (Liverpool Riverside), Mr David Clelland (Tyne Bridge), Clive Efford (Eltham), Mr Philip Hollobone (Kettering), Mr John Leech (Manchester Withington), Mr Eric Martlew (Carlisle), Mr Mark Pritchard (The Wrekin), David Simpson (Upper Bann), Mr Graham Stringer (Manchester Blackley), Mr David Wilshire (Spelthorne).

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