§ Mr. Merlyn Rees
asked the Postmaster-General what progress has been made with the modernisation of telephone subscribers' equipment; and what new developments are in hand.
§ Mr. Benn
A number of items has already been modernised and new items, incorporating the most up-to-date techniques, are under development. Arrangements have been made for a display in the Upper Waiting Hall from the 12th to the 15th April. Hon. Members are166W invited to see for themselves what is being done, and my staff will be available to give demonstrations and answer questions about the exhibits.