§ Mr. Canavan
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs how his Department will deal with leave requests from staff at Government communications headquarters to lobby hon. Members; and what is the reason for such decision.
§ Sir Geoffrey Howe
I have nothing to add to the reply given by my hon. Friend the Member for Brentford and Isleworth (Mr. Hayhoe) to the hon. Member for Battersea (Mr. Dubs) on 20 February at column 562.