HC Deb 14 June 1972 vol 838 cc341-2W
Mr. Parry

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will list in the Official Report the organisations which have been called to give evidence before the Erroll Committee.

Mr. Lane

I understand that the following organisations have given oral evidence to the Committee:

Association of Chief Police Officers of England and Wales.

Association of Ball Rooms Ltd.

Association of Conservative Clubs.

Association of Municipal Corporations.

Association of Independent Cinemas.

United Kingdom Band of Hope Union.

Brewers' Society.

British Council of Churches.

British Gaming Association.

British Hotels and Restaurants' Association.

British Tourist Authority.

Christian Citizenship Committee, Methodist Church.

Cinematograph Exhibitors' Association.

Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis.

Consumer Council.

Christian Economic and Social Research Foundation.

County Councils' Association.

English Tourist Board.

Gaming Board for Great Britain.

Grand Metropolitan Hotels Ltd.

Greater London Council.

Institute of Psychiatry (Addiction Research Unit).

Justices' Clerks' Society.

Law Society.

London Borough of Lambeth.

Licensing Law Reform Society.

Licensed Victuallers' Central Protection Society of London Ltd.

Magistrates' Association.

Mecca Ltd.

Multiple Food Retailers' Association.

National Association of Bingo Clubs.

National Association of Licensed House Managers.

National British Women's Total Abstinence Union.

National Federation of Licensed Victuallers.

National Off-Licence Federation.

National Temperance Federation.

Night Clubs' Association.

Retail Wine and Spirit Trade Co-ordinating Committee.

Salvation Army.

Teachers' Advisory Council on Alcohol and Drug Dependence.

Temperance Council of the Christian Churches.

United Kingdom Alliance.

Workingmen's Club and Institute Union Ltd.

Mr. Parry

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department when he now expects the Erroll Committee to report.

Mr. Ron Lewis

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will give an indication as to when he now expects to receive the Erroll Report on Licensing; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Lane

The Committee hopes to report this year but it is still too early to say when.