§ Mr. David Marshall
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if he will take steps to ensure that Mercury telephone boxes are installed at all motorway service areas in the United Kingdom.
§ Mr. Chope
Leases for motorway service areas—MSAs —in England, require as a standard the provision of public telephones. The choice of supplier is a matter for the MSA operator. MSAs in Wales and Scotland are the responsibility of my right hon. Friends the Secretaries of State for Wales and for Scotland respectively.
§ Mr. Michael Brown
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what progress he has made towards(a) increasing competition in the provision of services on motorways and (b) increasing the number of service areas on motorways.