§ Mr. Gapes
To ask the Secretary of State for National Heritage (1) what was the staffing level for the science museum library at the south Kensington site in May 1992; what it is now; and what is the projected site level for May 1995;
(2) what is the present salary of the director of the science museum;
(3) for what reasons Mr. Andrew Dow was removed from his appointment as curator of the national railway museum; whether the approval of a full meeting of the trustees was obtained before the removal of Mr. Dow; and what payment was made to Mr. Dow following his removal.
§ Mr. Sproat
These matters fall within the statutory responsibility of the trustees of the National museum of science and industry as set out by the National Heritage Act 1983.