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Poverty: Rural Areas

Treasury written question – answered on 12th December 2011.

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Photo of Huw Irranca-Davies Huw Irranca-Davies Shadow Minister (Environment, Food and Rural Affairs)

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what assessment he has made of the implications of the findings of the Hills Report for his policy on rural poverty.

Photo of Gregory Barker Gregory Barker The Minister of State, Department of Energy and Climate Change

I have been asked to reply.

Professor Hills published his Interim Report in October 2011, and he is due to present his final report to Government in early 2012. My officials and I will carry out an assessment of his recommendations and their implications at that time.

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