Bereavement Support Payment Contents


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


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


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


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


Published: 22 October 2019