§ Mr. Ian McCartney
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security (1) how many tribunal venues run by the independent tribunal service have been closed in the last 12 months; and where they were; 
(2) what plans there are to close tribunal venues currently run by the independent tribunal service in the next 12 months. 
§ Mr. Roger Evans
The administrative arrangements for social security appeals tribunals are the responsibility of the independent tribunal service, which has been asked to write to the hon. Member.
§ Mr. McCartney
To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security how many tribunal venues there are in England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland for the hearing of(a) social security appeal tribunals, (b) disability appeal tribunals, (c) child support appeal tribunals and (d) medical appeal tribunals.