HC Deb 13 January 1997 vol 288 c70W
Mr. Ian McCartney

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment (1) how many days of leave she plans to take during the Christmas adjournment; [9819]

(2) how many days leave she has taken in the Easter, Whitsun and summer adjournments; and how many days leave she took during the time in which Parliament was prorogued this year. [9818]

Mrs. Gillian Shephard

I refer the hon. Member to the reply given by my right hon. Friend the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster to you today.