§ Mr. McGrady
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what assessment he has made of the major interruptions to electricity supply in the constituency of South Down which have occurred since 1 April 1990; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Tim Smith
None. This is a matter for Northern Ireland Electricity plc in the first instance. In the event that NIE should fail to provide a satisfactory answer the matter can be pursued by the Director General of Electricity Supply for Northern Ireland.