§ Mr. Pounder
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many retail outlets there are in Church Lane, Crown Entry and Pottingers Entry, Belfast, respectively; and what considerations were taken into account in the decision to close the Church Lane exit point.
§ Mr. Peter Mills
There are 24, two and nine in Church Lane, Crown Entry and Pottinger's Entry respectively.
The pattern of security measures in the city centre is the result of a balance between security and commercial considerations.