§ Dr. Godman
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what recent discussions he has engaged in about the proposed closure of the Ravenscraig hospital, Greenock; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Lord James Douglas-Hamilton
Argyll and Clyde health board is considering the role of Ravenscraig hospital as part of the review of community care services for the area. It would not be appropriate to anticipate the board's final view, or the outcome of any future consultation exercise.