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Post Office network inquiry

Inquiry

The Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy Committee will hold a one-off evidence hearing on Tuesday 21st May on the Post Office network, examining issues such as the franchising of Post Offices, the reduction of Government subsidies, and the long-term resilience of the service.

The evidence session will examine the future of Post Office branches, the moving of Post Office branches into retailers, the Post Office’s modernisation programme and the tie-up with WHSmith, and the operation of Crown Post Offices.

Reports, special reports and government responses

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1st Report - Future of the Post Office Network
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Report

Oral evidence transcripts

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25 June 2019
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Witnesses Kelly Tolhurst MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Minister of Small Business, Consumers and Corporate Responsibility, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Carl Creswell, Director, Professional Business Services, Retail and Post, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Tom Cooper, Director, UK Government Investments, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy
Oral Evidence
21 May 2019
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Witnesses Andy Furey, National Officer, Communication Workers Union, Anne Pardoe, Principal Policy Manager, Postal Services and Telecoms, Citizens Advice, Callum Greenhow, Chief Executive Officer, National Federation of Sub-PostmastersCarl Cowling, Managing Director of High Street Business, WH Smith PLC, Edward Woodall, Head of Policy and Public Affairs, Association of Convenience Stores, Alisdair Cameron, Interim Chief Executive, Post Office Ltd
Oral Evidence
National Federation of SubPostmasters (PON0060)
National Federation of SubPostmasters (PON0059)
Bridge Parishb Council (PON0052)

Contact us

  • Email: commonsbtc@parliament.uk
  • Phone: 020 7219 8586 (General enquiries) | 020 7219 6970 (media enquiries)
  • Address: Business and Trade Committee, House of Commons, London, SW1A 0AA