§ Mr. Canavan
asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food how many complaints he has received in the last three months about the maltreatment of animals exported for slaughter; how many of these complaints were substantiated by sufficient evidence; and whether he intends taking any appropriate action.
§ Mr. Strang
I would refer my hon. Friend to the reply which I gave to the hon. Member for Wells (Mr. Boscawen) on 24th April.—[Vol. 890, c. 1732–33.]