§ Mr. Wainwright
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many successful prosecutions for selling cigarettes to persons under 16 years of age there have been in the current year, and each of the preceding three years.
§ Mr. Mellor
The information available to me, which may be incomplete, is published annually in "Criminal statistics, England and Wales, Supplementary tables, Volume 1" in Table S1.1(A), under offence classification 144. Figures for 1985 are not yet available.