HC Deb 10 March 1999 vol 327 c222W
16. Mrs. Virginia Bottomley

To ask the Secretary of State for International Development when she last met the chairman of the British Council to discuss collaboration on development projects. [73846]

Clare Short

I met Baroness Kennedy, the Chairperson of the British Council, on 26 January. We agreed that, although the Council and my Department have different objectives, there is room for collaboration on some activities.

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