HC Deb 11 February 2004 vol 417 cc1514-5W
8. Bob Spink

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if he will make a statement on the work of the Parades Commission. [153162]

Jane Kennedy

The year 2003 witnessed the most peaceful marching season for some considerable time. I pay tribute to the Parades Commission who have played an important role in tackling the difficult task in considering and issuing determinations with regard to contentious parades.