MP's to look at the issues facing farming in the uplands

We submitted our evidence and sent them our DVD to watch. We now await the results. If you are interested in following the enquiry see the details below.


Farming in the Uplands

Wednesday 27 October 2010

Committee Room 16, House of Commons


At 3.00 pm                      Commission for Rural Communities

Wednesday 10 November 2010

Committee Room 8, House of Commons


At 3.00 pm                      Tenant Farmers Association

At 3.40 pm approx       National Farmers' Union and Country Land and Business Association

At 4.20 pm approx       National Parks Association

Wednesday 17 November 2010

Committee Room 8, House of Commons


At 3.00 pm      Jim Paice MP, Minister of State for Agriculture and Food

The meeting will take place in a committee room in the House of Commons. Visitors should check the exact location nearer the time on


Committee Membership is as follows:  Miss Anne McIntosh (Conservative, Thirsk and Malton) (Chair), Nigel Adams (Conservative, Selby and Ainsty), Mr David Anderson (Labour, Blaydon), Tom Blenkinsop (Labour, Middlesborough South and East Cleveland), Mr Thomas Docherty (Labour, Dunfermline and West Fife), Bill Esterson (Labour, Sefton Central), George Eustice (Conservative, Camborne and Redruth), Mrs Mary Glindon (Labour, North Tyneside), Neil Parish (Conservative, Tiverton and Honiton), Dan Rogerson (Liberal Democrat, North Cornwall), Amber Rudd (Conservative, Hastings and Rye)


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