§ Mr. Coleman
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry how many(a) Crown Post Offices and (b) sub post offices have closed in London in the past 12 months. 
§ Mrs. Lait
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry (1) how many post office robberies have been committed since 1997 where the post master's hatch has been open; and what advice has been given to the Post Office by(a) the police and (b) the Department on the security of the hatches in sub post offices; 
(2) how many sub post masters have been disciplined for contributory negligence in relation to robberies since 1997; 
(3) what concerns have been expressed by unions about the design of safety doors and hatches in sub post offices; and what advice has been given to the Post Office since 1980 on possible design faults in sub post office hatches and doors.