HC Deb 16 May 1977 vol 932 c6W
Mr. Cant

asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection whether he has yet received the Report of the Monopolies and Mergers Commission on the take-over bid by Duckham/BP for Century Oils Limited; and when he expects to publish his decision.

Mr. John Fraser

My right hon. Friend received the report on 4th May and is considering it. He will announce his decision and lay the report before Parliament as soon as possible.