HC Deb 04 March 1980 vol 980 cc153-4W
Mr. Murphy

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will give the number of, and list, the areas of special control as provided for in section 63 of the Town and Country Planning Act 1971; and which of these fall partly or wholly in conservation areas, of outstanding natural beauty and national parks.

Before 1978 the figures were not kept in such a way as to make it possible to distinguish between Soviet inspectors and Soviet technicians on temporary attachment to the Soviet Trade Delegation. The combined figures for these two categories for the previous three years were:

February 1977 73
February 1976 75
February 1975 83

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