§ Mr. Lansley
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what representations he has receiving concerning a pardon for service personnel executed in the First World War; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Dr. Reid
I have received a number of written representations and am holding meetings with a number of leading contributors to the debate as part of my ongoing consideration of this matter. It was in this context that, on Wednesday 18 March, I met at my request, two of the foremost experts in the field, Judge Anthony Babington and Julian Putkowski.
§ Mr. Keith Simpson
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence when he intends to publish his review of the cases involving the execution of soldiers during the First World War; and if he will make a statement. 746W