§ 60. Mr. Parker
asked the right hon. and gallant Member for Rye, as representing the Forestry Commissioners, the area damaged and the value of the trees destroyed in the recent fire at Gwydyr Forest, North Wales?
§ Colonel Sir George Courthope (Forestry Commissioner)
In the recent fire at Gwydyr Forest approximately 500 acres were involved. The damage cannot be assessed until completion of the survey of the area, but it may be in the neighbourhood of £10,500.
§ Major Owen
Will the right hon. and gallant Gentleman, assure, us that this forest will be replanted with as little delay as possible?