Date and time: Thursday 27 November 2014 at 10.00 am

Location: Wilson Room, Portcullis House


In the second evidence session for this inquiry the Committee will be taking evidence from the UK’s four Boundary Commissions, looking in particular at the most recent review of parliamentary constituency boundaries, which was the first to be conducted under the new rules for distributing constituencies set out in the Parliamentary Voting System and Constituencies Act 2011

At 10.00 am:

  • Tony Bellringer, Secretary, Boundary Commission for England
  • Steve Halsall, Secretary, Boundary Commission for Wales
  • Dr William Smith, Member, Boundary Commission for Northern Ireland
  • Hugh Buchannan, former Secretary, Boundary Commission for Scotland
  • Isabel Drummond-Murray, Secretary, Boundary Commission for Scotland



Further details about this inquiry and the terms of reference can be found on the Committee’s website at: What next on parliamentary constituency boundaries