Older people and employment Contents


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

Wednesday 13 December 2017

Dr Brian Beach, Senior Research Fellow, International Longevity Centre UK, Yvonne Sonsino, Co-Chair, Fuller Working Lives Business Strategy Group, Patrick Thomson, Senior Programme Manager and lead on fulfilling work, Centre for Ageing Better.


Wednesday 10 January 2018

Christopher Brooks, Senior Policy Manager, Age UK, Julie Dennis, Head of Diversity and Inclusion, Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service, Dee Masters, Barrister, Cloisters Chambers, Elizabeth Prochaska, Legal Director, Equality and Human Rights Commission.


Wednesday 24 January 2018

Tom Hadley, Director of Policy, Recruitment and Employment Confederation (REC), Jane Shepherd, National Education Officer, UNISON, Teresa Donegan, Head of Learning and Organising Services, UNISON.


Ben Willmott, Head of Public Policy, CIPD, Ruby Peacock, Deputy Head of Public Affairs, Federation of Small Businesses.


Wednesday 28 February 2018

Andy Briggs, Government Business Champion for Older Workers, Catherine Sermon, Employment Director, Business in the Community.


Wednesday 21 March 2018

Alok Sharma MP, Minister of State for Employment, Department for Work and Pensions, Duncan Gilchrist, Deputy Director, Fuller Working Lives and State Pensions Policy, Department for Work and Pensions, Andrew Griffiths MP, Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy, Mark Holmes, Deputy Director, Labour Market Directorate, Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy.


Published: 17 July 2018