HC Deb 09 November 1982 vol 31 c141W
Mr. Freeson

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment, pursuant to his reply to the right hon. Member for Brent, East on 20 October, Official Report, c. 155, whether, in what circumstances and on whose authority it is the practice of his Department to distribute to other persons copies of letters sent by senior civil servants to local authority officers.

Mr. Heseltine

I shall answer this question shortly.