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Transport Committee - Minutes of Evidence
The impact of flooding on bridges and other transport infrastructure in Cumbria

Here you can browse the Minutes of Evidence which were ordered by the House of Commons to be printed 17 March 2010.

Oral evidence

Taken before the Transport Committee

on Wednesday 17 March 2010

Members present

Mrs Louise Ellman, in the Chair
Mr David ClellandMr Eric Martlew
Mr Philip HolloboneMs Angela C. Smith
Mr John LeechGraham Stringer


Witnesses: Mr Andrew Moss, Head of Service, Highways and Transportation, Mr Kenneth Brooks, Business Manager, Cumbria Highways, Cumbria County Council, Mr Michael Winter, ADEPT Bridges Group Chairman and Head of Engineering, Dorset County Council, Mr Graham Cole, ADEPT Bridges Group Secretary and Structures Group Manager, Surrey County Council, Association of Directors of Environment, Economy, Planning and Transport and Mr Amrit Ghose, Chair of Structures Panel, Institution of Civil Engineers and Regional Director Transportation, AECOM, gave evidence.

Question Numbers


Witnesses: Mr Matthew Lugg, Chairman, UK Roads Board, Mr Greg Perks, Chairman, UK Bridges Board, UK Roads Liaison Group, Mr John Dora, Principal Engineer (Climate Change), Network Rail and Mr David Rooke, Head of Strategy and Engagement, Environment Agency, gave evidence.

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Witnesses: Rt Hon Sadiq Khan MP, Minister of State, Mr Mostaque Ahmed, Division Manager, Regional and Local Major Projects and Roads Maintenance, Department for Transport and Mr Neil Loudon, Group Manager, Structures Policy and Pavements, Highways Agency, gave evidence.

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