§ Tim Loughton
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport further to his answer of 29 October, Ref 78170, if he will list appointments he has made to trust port boards since January 2000 involving representatives of local authorities. 
§ Mr. Jamieson
Five such appointments have been made since January 2000, three to the Shoreham Port Authority, and two to the Milford Haven Port Authority as detailed in the following table.
Port authority Shoreham Appointed Councillor Bob Carden January 2002 Councillor Pat Hawkes January 2002 Councillor Neil Parkin January 2002 Milford Haven Councillor Eric Harries February 2000 Councillor John Allen-Mirehouse April 2002