HC Deb 29 June 1979 vol 969 cc335-6W
Mr. Peter Robinson

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will give details of the country of origin of persons brought before St. Helens magistrates' court at Haydock on 24 May for offences relating to motor vehicles; how many of those prosecuted by Merseyside police were from (a) Great Britain, (b) Northern Ireland, (c) the Republic of Ireland and (d) other European countries.

Mr. Brittan

The information requested could be obtained only at disproportionate cost.