§ Baroness Gardner of Parkes
asked Her Majesty's Government:
What number of replies were received by the Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions by the closing date, 31 January, in response to their consultation document High Hedges: Possible Solutions in support of each of the four offered options and for none of them. [HL1814]
§ The Parliamentary Under-Secretary of State, Department of the Environment, Transport and the Regions (Lord Whitty)
My department received some 3,000 responses to this consultation, which we are currently analysing. We hope to make a statement, setting out our decisions on the way forward on this issue and the reasons for them, by the summer.