§ 16. Rev. Ian Paisley
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will make a statement on the progress of pay negotiations with the Royal Ulster Constabulary.
§ Mr. Dunn
The Police Federation for Northern Ireland continues not to recognise the Police Council. I refer the hon. Member to the replies which my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for the Home Department gave to my hon. Friend the Member for Birmingham, Perry Barr (Mr. Rooker) on 11th October; and to the hon. Member for Ravensbourne (Mr. Hunt) on 14th October.—[Vol. 917, c.41–2; c. 153.]