§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Secretary of State for Wales if he will ensure that the Celtic Sea Advisory Committee will produce a report on the implication of Celtic Sea oil exploration on Gwynedd as quickly as possible.
§ Mr. Barry Jones
The Committee will shortly be considering the preparation of further reports on the implications of hydrocarbon exploration off the coast of Wales. In deciding its priorities regard will be given to the studies being undertaken by local authorities and other bodies.