HC Deb 13 June 1995 vol 261 cc453-4W
Dr. Godman

To ask the President of the Board of Trade how many Crown post offices there were in(a) Inverclyde, (b) Strathclyde and (c) Scotland as a whole in 1992; and how many there are currently. [27312]

Mr. Heseltine

I understand from the Post Office that the information requested is as follows:

Number of Crown post offices
March 1992 March 1995
Inverclyde 2 2
Strathclyde 44 32
Scotland 92 60

Consultation about the conversion of the two Crown post offices in Inverclyde to agency status is currently in progress. The number of post offices in Scotland offering the full range of services increased from 194 in March 1992 to 202 in March 1995.