Skip to site navigation

Robert Hazell gives evidence at the Public Administration Select Committee

29 October 2013

Robert Hazell gave evidence at the Public Administration Select Committee in Westminster Palace today. This was the second session of PASC’s inquiry into Parliament’s Ombudsman Service. Members heard from Robert Hazell and two other academics who gave evidence on their experience and expertise drawn from different institutions and disciplines (administrative law, political science and British government).

Witnesses:

Brian Thompson, Senior Lecturer, School of Law, University of Liverpool

Patrick Dunleavy, Professor of Political Science and Public Policy, London School of Economics.

Robert Hazell, Professor of British Politics and Government and Director of the Constitution Unit, University College London

You can watch the recording of the Committee from the link below:

http://www.parliamentlive.tv/Main/Player.aspx?meetingId=6795

Related links:


                                         

Join the Debate

Blog

News

Lords appointments urgently need reforming: but how?

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:00:37 +0000

The appointment of new peers last week has pushed the size of the Lords to its greatest since it was last reformed in 1999. Meg Russell highlights the issues behind having such a large and ‘unruly’ Upper House and argues the situation has now reached crisis point. Reform to both allow existing peers to depart […]

Read more...

Will the Scottish referendum produce ‘a decisive and respected outcome’?

Thu, 14 Aug 2014 10:00:34 +0000

With exactly one month to go until the referendum in Scotland, Barry K Winetrobe challenges the assumption that the outcome will resolve the independence debate. He explores scenarios where even a Yes vote might not (or perhaps even should not) produce an independent state. As the Scottish independence referendum campaign reaches its final days, it […]

Read more...

British Values? It’s time for schools to give students a future not a catch-phrase

Mon, 11 Aug 2014 10:00:37 +0000

Andy Thornton argues that the current emphasis ‘British Values’ can only have meaning if it is supported by better citizenship education in schools. The term ‘British Values’ has emerged as a catch-phrase to denote Britain’s take on liberal democracy. Beyond face-value, its political appeal is clear. It reaches into the UKIP electoral battleground, hinting that […]

Read more...
Mailing List

Connect with us

RSSFlickr

Footer menu