HC Deb 25 January 1977 vol 924 c538W
Mr. Michael Latham

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment whether he will make a statement on the work to date of the Director of Estates Services; whether the staffing complement of this directorate remains 18, as stated in the reply given by the right hon. Member for Deptford (Mr. Silkin) on 8th March 1976 to the hon. Member for Melton; what reorganisation of his Department has been carried out; and what is the future programme of work.

Mr. Denis Howell

In addition to his day-to-day management responsibilities, the Director has been preparing proposals for the future organisation, complement and responsibilities of his directorate. The complement remains 18 posts.