§ Mr. Kennedy
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he is yet in a position to estimate the total cost of the damage and for reparation to those areas of banking which were breached as a result of the recent flooding at the river Conon. Rosshire; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
My noble Friend the Minister of State has called for detailed reports of floodbank and other damage on the river Conon and elsewhere. He will wish to give these reports careful consideration before he is in a position to make any statement.