§ Mr. Martlew
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs when Lord Haskins' report on reform of Government delivery of rural services will be made public; and if she will make a statement. 
§ Alun Michael
Lord Haskins was asked to review the way the Government delivers its rural policy. We have recently received his report and are considering his recommendations carefully. We intend to publish the report, and the Government's interim response to it, shortly.