§ Mr. Charles Clarke
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if the decision on the building of the Central Science Laboratory at Sand Hutton, York, relied upon the closure of the CSC Laboratories at Tony or at Norwich. 
§ Mr. Rooker
No. The decision in 1991 to build the Central Science Laboratory at Sand Hutton, York took no account of the activities at either the Tony or Norwich Food Science Laboratories.