Bereavement Support Payment Contents

Witnesses

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

Wednesday 5 June 2019

Joana Crookall, Nikki Haxton-Jones, Fiona Shakesby, Kathryn Ford, Lalena Walkley, and Joana Niemeyer, Members of Widowed and Young

Q1–41

Alison Penny, Director, Childhood Bereavement Network, Scott Sinclair, Head of Policy and Public Affairs, Marie Curie, Sarah Gigg, Director of Nursing, Sue Ryder, and Georgia Elms, Campaign Spokesperson and former Chair, WAY Widowed & Young

Q42–77

Wednesday 19 June 2019

David Collingwood, Director of Funerals, Co-op Group, Paul Allcock, UK Government Liaison - Executive Committee, National Society of Allied and Independent Funeral Directors (SAIF), Jeremy Field, Past President, National Association of Funeral Directors (NAFD), Simon Cox, Head of Insight and External Affairs, Dignity

Q78–107

Wednesday 17 July 2019

Will Quince MP, Minister for Family Support, Housing and Child Maintenance, Department for Work and Pensions, Helen Walker, Deputy Director, Children, Families and Disadvantage, Department for Work and Pensions

Q108–182





Published: 22 October 2019