§ Mr. Dobson
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will publish a table showing the number of water disconnections in Wales in each year since 1979.
§ Mr. Gwilym Jones
I refer the lion. Gentleman to the answer given by my hon. Friend the Minister for the Environment and Countryside to the hon. Member for Dundee, East (Mr. McAllion) on 24 June 1992,Official Report, column 204. Information prior to 1984–85 was not held centrally. Since privatisation. this information is collected by the Office of Water Services. Data are also published by the Water Services Association in "Water Facts", copies of which are in the Library of the House.