HC Deb 15 January 1998 vol 304 c305W
Mr. Gill

To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what representations he has received regarding compensatory payments to agriculture consequent upon the strength of sterling in relation to other EU currencies. [21062]

Mr. Darling

Treasury Ministers have received several such representations. I refer to the statement which my right hon. Friend the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food made to the House on 22 December, 1997,Official Report, columns 677–79.