§ Mr. Nigel Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what representations he has received concerning the ticket allocation system for the 1998 Football World Cup; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Banks
I have received a number of representations about the ticket allocation for England and Scotland supporters for this summer's World Cup Finals. Ticketing is a matter for the football authorities. I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave him and the right hon. Member for Horsham (Mr. Maude) on this subject on 4 February 1998,Official Report, columns 673–74.