§ Mr. McFall
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs when he next expects to meet his colleagues in the European Community Council of Foreign Ministers; and what subjects he expects to discuss.
§ Mrs. Chalker
The next Foreign Affairs Council will be held in Brussels on 25–26 July. At present, the agenda includes the renegotiation of the Lomé convention; progress in the negotiations with Czechoslovakia on trade industrial products; the appointment of judges to the European Court of Justice; and the establishment of the court of first instance.
There may also be discussion of issues arising at the Hanover European Council.