§ Sir Raymond Gower
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what steps he will take in co-operation with the appropriate local authorities to ensure the future of the `Heritage coast' along the Bristol channel coast of part of South Wales.
§ Mr. John Stradling Thomas
Definition of heritage coasts and their management is a matter for the local authorities concerned in conjunction with the Countryside Commission. The Government support the objectives of such definitions and over the range of our responsibilities we take full account of them.