HC Deb 03 April 1987 vol 113 c649W
Sir John Biggs-Davison

asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what is the approximate number of Northern Ireland farmers and the value of monetary compensation amounts payments owed them in connection with cattle purchases in the Irish Republic; for how long these payments have been outstanding; what representations have been made to the Irish authorities; with what result; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Viggers

I shall reply to my hon. Friend as soon as possible.