Transport Committee Oral Evidence High Speed Rail – Tuesday 21 June

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Select Committee Announcement

17 June 2011

For Immediate Release:                                                   SCA 68/2010–12

ORAL EVIDENCE SESSION – High Speed rail

Tuesday 21 June 2011

The Grimond Room, Portcullis House

Witnesses:

At 10.15 am

Stephen Joseph, Chief Executive, Campaign for Better Transport

Chris Nash, Research Professor, University of Leeds

Christian Wolmar, Railway author and broadcaster

At 10.55 am

Michael Roberts, Chief Executive, Association of Train Operating Companies

Richard Eccles, Director of Network Planning, Network Rail

Anthony Smith, Chief Executive, Passenger Focus

Lord Berkeley, Chairman, Rail Freight Group

At 11.45 am

Nicolas Petrovic, Chief Executive, Eurostar

Pierre Messulam, ERTMS Director, SNCF

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

FURTHER INFORMATION:

Committee Membership is as follows:

Mrs Louise Ellman (Labour/Co-operative, Liverpool Riverside) (Chair); Steve Baker (Conservative, Wycombe); Jim Dobbin (Labour/Co-operative, Heywood and Middleton); Mr Tom Harris (Labour, Glasgow South); Julie Hilling (Labour, Bolton West); Kwasi Kwarteng (Conservative, Spelthorne); Mr John Leech (Liberal Democrat, Manchester Withington); Paul Maynard (Conservative, Blackpool North and Cleveleys); Gavin Shuker (Labour/Co-operative, Luton South); Iain Stewart (Conservative, Milton Keynes South); Julian Sturdy (Conservative, York Outer).

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