Treasury Committee Press Notice No. 12

Session 2004-05, 4 March 2005


The Treasury Committee will hold the following meetings, at which oral evidence will be taken from the witnesses indicated.

Budget 2005

Monday 21 March:

at 2.30 pm: Expert commentators

at approx. 3.45 pm: HM Treasury officials

Tuesday 22 March:

at 9.00 am: The Chancellor of the Exchequer

Bank of England February Inflation Report

Thursday 24 March 2004:

 at 9.30 am: The Governor of the Bank of England and MPC members

Further Information

Media Enquiries: Luke Robinson, Select Committee Media Officer (Tel: +44 (0)20 7219 8895, Mobile: +44 (0)7834312705, email:

Select Committee Calendar: Watch Committees Online:  Main Website

Specific Committee Information: Fiona Channon, Tel 020 7219 5769,

Committee Website:

These meetings will be preceded by a private deliberative meeting of the Committee to which the press and public will not be admitted. Meetings may be subject to last minute changes to or addition of witnesses. 

These meetings will be held in a Committee Room of the House of Commons or Portcullis House.  Those wishing to attend the meetings should check the venue by contacting the House of Commons Public Information Office on 020 7219 4272 on the day before the hearing.

The Treasury Committee is a Select Committee of the House of Commons, appointed to examine the expenditure, administration and policy of the Treasury, the Inland Revenue, Customs and Excise and associated public bodies. All Members of the Committee are Members of the Sub-committee.

Rt. Hon. John McFall (Chairman), L, Dumbarton
Mr Nigel Beard, L, Bexleyheath and Crayford
Mr Jim Cousins, L, Newcastle upon Tyne Central
Angela Eagle, L, Wallasey
Mr Michael Fallon, C, Sevenoaks, (Sub-committee Chairman)
Norman Lamb, Lib Dem, North Norfolk
Mr George Mudie, L, Leeds East
John Mann, L, Bassetlaw
Mr James Plaskitt, L, Warwick and Leamington
Rt. Hon. David Heathcoat-Amory, C, Wells
Mr Robert Walter, C, North Dorset