Fixing fashion: clothing consumption and sustainability Contents


The following witnesses gave evidence. Transcripts can be viewed on the inquiry publications page of the Committee’s website.

Tuesday 30 October 2018

Dr Mark Sumner, University of Leeds, Stella Claxton, Senior Lecturer, Clothing Sustainability Research Group, Nottingham Trent University, Professor Richard Thompson, University of Plymouth, Alan Wheeler, Textiles Recycling Association


Sarah O’Connor, Financial Times investigative reporter, Kate Elsayed-Ali, Anti Slavery International, Sarah Ditty, Fashion Revolution


Tuesday 13 November 2018

Claire Bergkamp, Sustainability & Innovation Director, Stella McCartney Ltd, Clare Hieatt, Howies and Hiut Denim, Graeme Raeburn, Designer, Phoebe English, Designer, Professor Dilys Williams, Director and Professor of Fashion Design for Sustainability


Livia Firth, Eco-Age, Jane Grice, Waste Not, Want Not, Jenny Holdcroft, Assistant General Secretary, IndustriALL union, Andrea Speranza, TRAID, Lucy Siegle, freelance journalist and writer


Tuesday 27 November 2018

Mike Barry, Director of Sustainable Business, Marks and Spencer, Paul Lister, Head of Ethical Trade & Environmental Sustainability Team, Primark, Jamie Beck, Head of Supplier Management, Arcadia Group, Leanne Wood, Chief People, Strategy and Corporate Affairs Officer at Burberry


Carol Kane, Joint Chief Executive Officer, Boohoo, Nick Beighton, Chief Executive Officer, ASOS, Paul Smith, Head of Product Quality & Supply, Missguided


Tuesday 18 December 2018

Victoria Atkins MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for Crime, Safeguarding and Vulnerability and Parliamentary Under Secretary of State (Minister for Women), Home Office, Dr Thérèse Coffey MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State for the Environment, Defra, Kelly Tolhurst MP, Parliamentary Under Secretary of State, Minister for Small Business, Consumers and Corporate Responsibility, BEIS, Janet Alexander, Director of Individuals and Small Business Compliance, HMRC


Published: 19 February 2019