HC Deb 27 May 1976 vol 912 c308W
Mr. Gow

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment (1) by what authority the Minister for Sport sought to impose a ban on the Ridgebacks Cricket Club from Rhodesia playing cricket in England as a team, starting their tour on 15th May 1976;

(2) whether he will make a statement about Her Majesty's Government's policy in regard to sporting tours to Great Britain by Rhodesians.

Mr. Denis Howell

I refer the hon. Member to my reply to my hon. Friend the Member for Houghton-le-Spring (Mr. Urwin) and the right hon. and learned Member for Hexham (Mr. Rippon) on 20th May 1976.—[Vol. 911, c. 1711–15.]