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MINUTES OF EVIDENCE
TAKEN BEFORE THE URBAN-AFFAIRS SUB-COMMITTEE OF THE TRANSPORT, LOCAL GOVERNMENT AND THE REGIONS COMMITTEE

TUESDAY 16 OCTOBER 2001


Members present:


Andrew Bennett, in the Chair
Sir Paul Beresford Chris Grayling
Mr Clive BettsMs Oona King
Mr John CummingsDr John Pugh
Mrs Louise EllmanChristine Russell



CONTENTS

Examination of Witnesses

SIR NEIL COSSONS, Chairman, and JEFF WEST, Director of Conservation Management, English Heritage; DAVID COLEMAN, Director, and DR STEWART HARDING, Senior Countryside Officer, Countryside Agency; examined.

Question Numbers

1-19

20-27

Examination of Witnesses

SIR MARTIN DOUGHTY, Chairman, SUE COLLINS, Director, Policy, and NICK RADFORD, Conservation Officer, London, English Nature, examined.

Question Numbers

28-39

40-45

Examination of Witnesses

TREVOR BROOKING, Chairman, and DAVID PAYNE, Director of Sport England More Places Directorate, Sport England; BRIGID SIMMONDS, Chief Executive, Business In Sport and Leisure Limited (BISL), Member of the English Sports Council and Sport England Lottery Panel; examined.

Question Numbers

46-59

60-65

Examination of Witnesses

PETER ELLIS, Head of Planning Policies Division, DAVID WILKES, Branch Head, Planning Policies Division, and PETER MATTHEW, appearing as Secretary of the Urban Green Spaces Task Force, Department for Transport, Local Government and the Regions; PHILIPPA DREW, Director of the Education, Training, Arts & Sports Group, and NIALL MACKENZIE, Sport and Recreation Division, Department for Culture, Media and Sport; examined.

Question Numbers

66-79

80-99

100-113


 
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