HC Deb 02 March 1987 vol 111 c468W
Mr. Chapman

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if his approval was sought by the Horserace Totalisator Board to participate in satellite information services; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Douglas Hurd

The Horserace Totalisator Board informed us of its participation in satellite information services. My right hon. Friend's approval was not required.