§ Mr. Home Robertson
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will list the names and locations of all Government veterinary laboratories closed in the last 10 years, together with their date of closure.
§ Mr. Curry
The information requested is as follows:
Location Date of closure Weybridge 31 December 19801 Cardiff 4 April 1986 Chester 4 April 1986 Gloucester 30 June 19861 Leeds 30 June 1986 Northants 30 June 1986 1 Veterinary investigation centre only.
The laboratories at Lasswade and Liverpool transferred to Roslin and Barton Hall in April 1986 and October 1986 respectively.