The UK's national security machinery Contents


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

Monday 1 March 2021

Rt Hon David Cameron, former Prime MinisterQ1–16

Lord Ricketts, former National Security AdviserQ17–28

Monday 22 March 2021

Rt Hon Theresa May MP, former Prime Minister and Home SecretaryQ29–53

Rt Hon Lord Hammond of Runnymede, former Cabinet MinisterQ54–66

Monday 26 April 2021

Lord McDonald of Salford, former Permanent Under Secretary at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office; Bronwen Maddox, Director, Institute for GovernmentQ67–82

Monday 7 June 2021

Professor Sir David Omand, former UK Security and Intelligence Coordinator in the Cabinet Office; Suzanne Raine, former Head of the Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre; Cat Tully, Managing Director, School of International FuturesQ83–96

Monday 21 June 2021

Lieutenant General (retired) H R McMaster, former US National Security AdvisorQ97–108

Joe Griffin, Director General, Education & Justice, Scottish Government; Reg Kilpatrick, Director General, Covid Co-ordination, Welsh GovernmentQ109–119

Monday 5 July 2021

Rt Hon Michael Gove MP, Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, Cabinet Office; Sir Stephen Lovegrove, National Security Adviser, Cabinet OfficeQ120–139

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