§ Mr. Michael Grylls
asked the Secretary of State for Industry, if he will make it his policy when he responds to the British Steel Corporation corporate plan, to leave the corporation free to pursue any option they may wish in regard to the five major steel plants.
§ Mr. Butcher
[pursuant to the reply, 14 December 1982, c. 73]: I cannot anticipate the statement which my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State expects to make to the House before the Christmas recess.