§ Q45. Mr. Dalyell
asked the Prime Minister on what grounds Sir Peter Marychurch, director of Government Communications Headquarters, Cheltenham has had his tenure of office extended; and if she will make a statement.
§ The Prime Minister
Sir Peter Marychurch was invited to extend his tenure of office as director of the Government Communications Headquarters in order to provide continuity at a time when a number of retirements are due among senior GCHQ management.