§ Mr. Tilley
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department what was the average time spent in 1978 and 1979 by prisoners remanded in custody, awaiting trial or sentence (a) for England and Wales and (b) in Brixton prison.
§ Mr. Brittan
I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave to a question by my hon. Friend the Member for Putney (Mr. Mellor) on 27 March 1980.—[Vol. 981, c. 663.]