§ Mr. Flynn
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if, when he next meets the chairman and board members of British Rail, he will seek clarification of the amendment of rule 1.14 of the British Rail rule book in so far as it relates to trade union rights and the freedom of employees to express views on safety and other matters in public; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. David Mitchell
No. This is a management matter for the Railways Board.