§ Mr. Key
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what consultation his Department had with English Heritage prior to construction of the new stone roads in the Salisbury plain training area; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Soames
Track construction on Salisbury plain training area is subject to the normal planning procedures and the planning authority would formally consult English Heritage where appropriate. In addition, English Heritage is one of several bodies represented on the Salisbury plain training area environmental steering group which oversees development and environmental management of the training area.