HC Deb 05 December 1991 vol 200 c182W
Mr. Simon Hughes

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will raise the subject of the trade in caught wild birds at the EC Environment Council on 9 December; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Baldry

I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave to the Member for Wakefield (Mr. Hinchliffe) on 1 November 1991,Official Report, column 391. The EC Environment Council meeting has now been deferred until 12 and 13 December.