§ Mr. Sainsbury
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many prosecutions and convictions there have been for violations of the Sunday trading laws for the last three years for which he has records.
§ Mr. Raison
The information is published annually in "Criminal Statistics, England and Wales"—classification 179 of table S1.1(A) in volume 1 of the supplementary tables for 1980 and in table 1(a) of the Command Paper for earlier years. Information for 1981 is not yet available.