§ Mr. Win Griffiths
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will make a statement on the current level of interest rates.
§ Mr. Dunnachie
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what estimate he has made of the future movement in interest rates over the next year.
§ Mr. Lilley
[holding answer 29 November 1988]: Interest rates will remain as high as they need be, for as long as it takes, to bring inflationary pressures back under control.