§ Mr. Hannam
To ask the Secretary of State for Energy what provision he has made to ensure information concerning the privatisation of the electricity industry has been made available on tape and in Braille to assist blind people.
§ Mr. Heathcoat-Amory
The production of offer for sale documents on tape or in Braille was ruled out on the grounds of excessive cost. Blind people do, however, have the option to telephone the share information office, which is able to answer a comprehensive range of simple questions.