HC Deb 12 February 1997 vol 290 cc204-5W
Mr. Keith Hill

To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department which police stations(a) have been closed and (b) opened and on what dates in the Metropolitan police area in the last five years for which information is available; and which police stations (i) will be opened and (ii) will close in the next 12 months. [15139]

Mr. Maclean

The Commissioner of Police of the Metropolis has provided the following information:

Year Stations/offices closed Stations/offices opened
1992 Kings Cross Road Archway
Islington Canary Wharf
Forest Gate Brick Lane
Bow Street Chalkhill
Forest Gate
Charing Cross
1993 Rochester Row Walworth
Gerald Road Belgravia
Carter Street Ashford
Marks Gate
North Greenford
1994 Bexleyheath Bexleyheath
Erith Doran Walk
Little Ilford
Broadwater Farm
1995 Ilford Ilford
Roman Road Bethnel Green
Jesus Green Harefield
Harefield Cray
Wornington Green
1996 Bethnel Green Hoe Street
Leman Street
Caledonian Road
Wornington Green

Police stations which were closed and re-opened after being completely renovated and/or extended in the last five years
Year Station
1992 Fulham
1993 Barkingside
1996 Hammersmith

Stations/offices to close in the next 12 months Stations/offices to open in the next 12 months
West Hendon Archway
Isle of Dogs (old) Colindale
Mill Hill Kings Cross
Vine Street Isle of Dogs
Walhamstow Market
West End Central