§ 33. Mr. Ingram
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland when he last met the chief firemaster of Strathclyde regional council to discuss operational matters; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Lord James Douglas-Hamilton
My right hon. Friend last met the firemaster of Strathclyde fire brigade, in his capacity as chairman of the Scottish district of the Chief and Assistant Chief Fire Officers Association, on 25 September 1995. A number of operational and other matters were discussed.