HC Deb 03 July 1985 vol 82 cc159-60W
Mr. John David Taylor

asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, pursuant to his reply of 13 June, Official Report, columns 547–8, how many of the 44 applicants on the waiting list for houses in Portaferry are presently residents of Portaferry.

Mr. Chris Patten

This is a matter for the housing executive but I understand from the chairman that the figure is 31.