§ Mr. Rooker
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if, pursuant to his reply, Official Report,24 July, column 330, he will make a statement on progress made in his Department on the case relating to national insurance contributions involving Simpsons in the Strand.
§ Mrs. Chalker
The formal application for a decision on this matter by my right hon. Friend has now been received and arrangements are being made to hold an inquiry.