§ Mr. Merchant
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if the Boundary Commission intends to conduct an interim review of parliamentary constituencies in England. 
§ Mr. Howard
The commission has informed me that it intends to consider making a report on parliamentary constituencies in Hereford and Worcester and the west midlands, and also in Essex and the London borough of Redbridge and of Waltham Forest. The commission intends to commence forthwith an interim review of parliamentary constituencies in each of those areas.