§ Mr. Wilshire
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department when he will reply to the letter, reference: PO 17891/3, from the Member for Spelthorne, dated 22 December 2003, regarding Mr.and Mrs.H. Doba, Home Office reference: D 1006253; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Beverley Hughes
There are matters that need resolving before I can reply to the hon. Member's letter. I expect to be able to write to him by 25 February.