§ Mr. George Howarth
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security if, in the context of the current situation in respect of the Fazakerley resettlement unit, he will make a further statement, pursuant to that of the Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State on 27 June, House of LordsOfficial Report, columns 1696–97.
§ Mrs. Gillian Shephard
As my noble Friend the Parliamentary Under-Secretary made clear, it is our policy that no resettlement unit will close until suitable replacement facilities are available. Fazakerley resettlement unit is scheduled to close on 31 March 1991; suitable replacement facilities will be available.