§ Mr. Nigel Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions what proposals he has to review the Policy Planning Guidance Note 17 Sport and Recreation; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Raynsford
My officials have received the final report of the research project on The Effectiveness of Planning Policy Guidance on Sport and Recreation last week. My department will now be considering the implications of the report's findings for the future of Planning Policy Guidance Note 17 on Sport and Recreation.