HC Deb 06 February 1986 vol 91 cc260-1W
43. Mr. Parry

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food when he expects to make a decision on the application for a pumping licence for silt dredging from the River Mersey.

Mr. Gummer

I have received a number of representations on this matter, in particular from the hon. Member for Liverpool, Riverside (Mr. Parry) and from other hon. Members who represent Liverpool constituencies. I shall reply as soon as possible.