§ Mr. Kaufman
To ask the Secretary of State for Health, pursuant to her reply of 16 May,Official Report, column 167, with regard to Gorton medical centre, if she will state the latest position both with regard to the judgment of the High Court and with regard to financial assistance to improve the premises of the centre. 
§ Mr. Malone
We are still considering the implications of the judgment of the High Court.
Officials at Manchester family health services authority have recently received a copy of plans from the doctors at Gorton medical centre regarding the proposed work to improve their practice premises. The authority will now consider what financial assistance can be provided and the right hon. Member may wish to contact Professor Joan Higgins, chairman of Manchester FHSA, about future progress in this connection.