HC Deb 20 February 1984 vol 54 c378W
Mr. Neil Hamilton

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry (1) whether he will be consulting the telecommunications industry before each new general licence is issued under the Telecommunications Bill;

(2) whether he will advise British Telecom to issue no further licences under the provisions of the British Telecommunications Act 1981.

Mr. Butcher

I will reply to my hon. Friend as soon as possible.