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Bus Ticketing under the spotlight

The Public Accounts Committee, a Standing Committee of Tynwald, is investigating bus ticketing and will be taking oral evidence next month from senior officers of the Department of Community, Culture and Leisure.  

The Public Accounts Committee comprises Mr A L Cannan MHK (Vice-Chairman), Mrs B J Cannell MHK, Mr C G Corkish MHK and Mr L I Singer MHK.   

The post of Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee is currently vacant and will be filled by Tynwald at its next sitting. The previous Chairman, Hon Graham Cregeen MHK, became ineligible to serve on the Committee when he was appointed Minister for Community, Culture and Leisure in July.  

The session will be on Tuesday 4th September 2012 at 2.30 pm in the Legislative Council Chamber, Legislative Buildings, Bucks Road, Douglas.  

2.30 pm              Mr Nick Black, Chief Executive, Department of Community, Culture and Leisure

                           Mr Ian Longworth, Director of Public Transport

                           Mr Mike Ball, Director of Community, Culture and Leisure

The evidence will be taken in public; members of the public are welcome to attend.

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For further information contact:

Jonathan King
Deputy Clerk of Tynwald
Legislative Buildings, Douglas, IM1 3PW

Tel: 01624 686303
e-mail: j.king@tynwald.org.im

Published - 16/08/2012