§ Mr. Kershaw
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment (1) when he now proposes to make a statement about the Stroud inner ring road;
(2) whether he has now had an opportunity to consider the inquiry into the Stroud inner ring road which took place two years ago; and when he now expects to make an announcement about it.229W
§ Mr. Guy Barnett
We are giving the report of the inquiry urgent consideration and will make an announcement as soon as possible. As the hon. Gentleman knows, this is a particularly difficult case.