HC Deb 05 December 1989 vol 163 c168W
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.