§ Mr. Parry
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department (1) if he will make a statement on the recent troubles in Hope street, Liverpool, during the Irish community's procession on 17 March; 
(2) how many police personnel were on duty in the Mount Pleasant area of Liverpool on 17 March for the Irish community's procession; and if he will make a statement; 
(3) if he will list the offences committed during the Irish procession on 17 March; how many arrests were made; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Maclean
[holding answer 28 March 1996]: I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave to a question by him on 27 March, column 599.