HC Deb 02 February 1989 vol 146 c423
Q2. Mr. Dalyell

To ask the Prime Minister when she expects Mr. Charles Powell to end his term of service in her office.

The Prime Minister

In due course.

Mr. Dalyell

Does the Prime Minister recall that a Select Committee, chaired by a distinguished Conservative Privy Councillor, asserted that Mr. Powell was in a position to tell her about Sir Leon Brittan's role in the Westland affair on 7 January 1986? Did Mr. Powell really fail to tell her before the inquiry report was issued?

The Prime Minister

Clearly, the hon. Gentleman has nothing to add to his questions and speeches. I have nothing to add to my answers

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