§ Miss Widdecombe
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what changes he proposes to the guidance governing searching of visitors to Her Majesty's Prisons. 
§ Ms Quin
There are no current plans to issue guidance on the searching of visitors. However, it is possible that the Prison Service's review of searching, which will touch on the searching of visitors, may recommend some further changes. The review is due to be completed by the end of January.