Brand Britain: promoting British food and drink Contents

Formal minutes

Wednesday 19 June 2019

Members present:

Neil Parish, in the Chair

Mrs Sheryll Murray

David Simpson

The following declarations of interest relating to the inquiry were made:

9 January 2019

David Simpson declared his family’s interest in the beef, pork, lamb and chicken industry.

David Simpson repeated this declaration of interest on 23 January 2019.

13 February 2019

Julian Sturdy declared his interest as a barley grower for the domestic market.

6 March 2019

Dr Caroline Johnson declared her interest as the Parliamentary Private Secretary to Graham Stuart MP, Minister for Investment, Department for International Trade.

Draft Report (Brand Britain: promoting British food and drink) proposed by the Chair, brought up and read.

Ordered, That the draft Report be read a second time, paragraph by paragraph.

Paragraphs 1 to 69 read and agreed to.

Figure 1 agreed to.

Table 1 agreed to.

Summary agreed to.

Resolved, That the Report be the Fifteenth Report of the Committee to the House.

Ordered, That the Chair make the Report to the House.

Ordered, That embargoed copies of the Report be made available, in accordance with the provisions of Standing Order No. 134.

[Adjourned till Wednesday 26 June at 2.30 p.m.

Published: 27 June 2019