§ Mr. Hicks
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he intends postponing the 1980 elections for district councils in view of the delay that occurred in the Boundary Commission making its recommendations to the former Secretary of State for the Home Department; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Whitelaw
I would refer my hon. Friend to the reply I gave to a Question by my hon. Friend the Member for Thirsk and Malton (Mr. Spence) on 11 June. [Vol. 968, c.10.]