§ Miss McIntosh
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry how many(a) post offices and (b) sub-post offices there were in the Vale of York on (i) 1 February 1997, (ii) 1 February 1998, (iii) 1 February 1999, (iv) 1 February 2000 and (v) 1 February 2001. 
§ Mr. Alan Johnson
I understand from the Post Office that the historic data requested are not available, and that the most recent data available for Vale of York constituency are as set out in the reply given to my hon. Friend the Member for Birmingham, Erdington (Mr. Corbett) on 29 November 1999,Official Report, column 22W.