§ Mr. Wareing
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what representations he has received in respect of the re-inspection of the Merseyside fire and civil defence authority; and if he will now make the report on that re-inspection public; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Charles Wardle
My right hon. and learned Friend has received a letter on behalf of hon. Members seeking a meeting to discuss matters relating to the special inspection of the Merseyside fire brigade which took place during the week beginning 5 July. We shall reply to those representations as soon as possible.