§ Dr. Cunningham
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment when he proposes replying to the letters of 7 April and 26 May from the chief executive of Birmingham634W city council, concerning the impact on the national exhibition centre of the capital control proposals contained in the Local Government and Housing Bill.
§ Mr. Ridley
[holding answer 12 July 1989]: My right hon. Friend the Minister for Local Government wrote to the leader of Birmingham city council and Councillor Reg Hales about the national exhibition centre on 10 April, and I replied to their latest letters, of 26 May and 7 July, on 11 July.