§ Dr. Stoate
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions (1) when he will announce his decision on the planning application for the cement works at Holborough, Kent; 
(2) when he will announce his decision on the planning application for Stone Lodge Park, Dartford; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Raynsford
On the Holborough application, we are considering the Inspector's report and will issue a decision as soon as possible.
On the Stone Lodge application, it was necessary to seek further representations from the parties on the question of need for the facilities proposed. We are analysing the responses and will issue a decision shortly.