§ Mr. Foulkes
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will instruct the Health and Safety Executive to examine the video evidence submitted to him concerning explosives at Beaufort's dyke and the British Gas pipeline laying with a view to considering the reimposition of a prohibition notice on the operation until it is fully satisfied that it is not a danger to the workers in the boats involved or a threat to public safety. 
§ Sir Paul Beresford
I understand that the work concerned was successfully completed on the evening of Thursday 2 November. I have written separately to the hon. Member about matters which he raised in a letter to my right hon. Friend the President of the Board of Trade.