§ Mr. Spearing
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment when he expects to appoint the senior regional director for London; and what are the terms of reference and duties which he intends to give to that person.
§ Mr. Baldry
We hope to announce the appointment of the regional director for the Government office for London in the near future. The duties of the regional director will be those set out in my earlier reply to the hon. Gentleman,Official Report, 8 February, column 146.