HC Deb 07 December 1973 vol 865 c485W
Mr. Lomas

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science if she will make a statement concerning the future of the West Riding county library.

Mr. St. John-Stevas

The West Riding county library authority will cease to exist when local government is reorganised. I would refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave to the hon. Member for Ripon (Mr. Austick) on 22nd October on the future of the library service—[Vol. 861, c. 409–10.]