§ Mr. Spearing
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment what is the number of days since 9 June 1983 on which he and Ministers in his Department, respectively, have attended meetings of the Council of the European Economic Community.
§ Mr. Patrick Jenkin
My hon. Friend the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, the Member for Bristol, West (Mr. Waldegrave) has represented the United Kingdom at meetings of the Council of Environment Ministers on 16 June, 28 November and 16 December 1983 and on 1 March 1984.