HC Deb 17 May 1994 vol 243 c394W
Mr. Byers

To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, when he expects to announce the siting of the new enterprise zone on Tyneside as a result of substantial job losses at Swan Hunter; and if European Commission agreement for such an enterprise zone has been sought.

Mr. Baldry

[holding answer 12 May 1994]: No acceptable proposals for the siting of the proposed Tyneside enterprise zone have yet been made. The approval of the European Commission has not been sought.