HC Deb 17 April 1991 vol 189 c183W
Mr. John Marshall

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment whether he is now able to dissolve the English residuary water authorities.

Mr. Trippier

My right hon. Friend has today dissolved by order the residuary Anglian, Northumbrian, North West, Severn-Trent, Wessex and Yorkshire water authorities. He will dissolve the remaining authorities as soon as they have discharged their functions.