§ Mr. Nicholas Winterton
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department, further to his reply to the hon. Member for Birmingham, Ladywood (Mr. Sever) Official Report, 19th January, column 284, on deportation, when he expects final figures for the number of deportation orders made and illegal immigrants removed in 1977 to be available.
§ Dr. Summerskill
The final figure for deportation orders made during 1977 is 1,153. The final figure for illegal entrants removed is not yet available, but will be given with the control of immigration statistics for the quarter ended 31st580W December 1977, which will be published next month.