§ Mr. D. G. SOMERVILLE
asked the First Commissioner of Works, in view of the threatened destruction of plane trees in the park by caterpillars, what action is being taken by his Department to deal with this matter?
§ Mr. ORMSBY-GORE
There is no present indication of any threatened destruction of plane trees in the London Royal parks by caterpillars. The usual hand-sweeping and spraying precautions were taken during the winter.