§ Mr. Speller
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy if he will report on progress with and make a statement on current Severn barrage proposals.
§ Mr. Michael Spicer
No new information on Severn barrage studies has become available since I replied to my hon. Friend the Member for Bristol, North-West (Mr. Stern) on 12 June (at column267) on this subject. I refer my hon. Friend to that answer.