§ Mr. Penhaligon
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will list for each district health authority in 215W Great Britain the number of weeks in each of the last five years that each district health authority has issued red alerts within its hospitals.
§ Mr. Whitney
I refer the hon. Member to my reply to the right hon. Member for Stoke-on-Trent, South (Mr. Ashley) on 11 December 1985 at columns686–87 and to the further replies from my right hon. Friend the Minister for Health on 3 February at columns 86–87.
Information for health authorities in Scotland and in Wales is the responsibility of my right hon. Friends the Secretaries of State for those countries.