§ Mr. Carol Johnson
asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government whether the speech made by the Chief Planning Officer of the Countryside Commission to the National Conference of the Council for the Preservation of Rural England on 18th October on the use of cars in the national parks was made with his authority.
§ Mr. K. Robinson
Neither the members nor the officers of the Countryside Commission require my right hon. Friend's authority to make statements or express opinions about the matters within the Commission's purview.