§ Mr. Chris Smith
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to her answer of 2 February,Official Report, column 843, when she now expects to respond to the open letter from the Islington Gazette, about the planned closure of St. Bartholomew's hospital and the future of health services for the people of Islington, a further copy of which was sent to her on 10 February.
§ Mr. Malone
A reply from the chairman of Camden and Islington health authority was printed in theIslington Gazette on 2 February. I have nothing further to add to that reply.