HC Deb 23 June 1978 vol 952 cc357-8W
Mr. McNamara

asked the Secretary of State for Industry whether he will make a statement on the negotiations for the renewal of the Hull District Council's licence for the operation of the Hull telephone service.

Mr. Kaufman

My right hon. Friend has decided to give his consent to the renewal of the Post Office licence under which Kingston upon Hull City Council run its own local telephone service. The new licence will run for a period of 12 years from 1st July 1978, with provision

Government finance are not separately identified.