Greater London

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 16th March 1983.

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Photo of Mr John Hunt Mr John Hunt , Bromley Ravensbourne 12:00 am, 16th March 1983

asked the Secretary of State for Transport when he will be giving the Government's reply to the report of the Transport Committee on Transport in London.

Photo of Mr David Howell Mr David Howell , Guildford

I refer my hon. Friend to the reply that I gave earlier today to my hon. Friends the Members for Ilford, South (Mr. Thorne) and for Wellingborough (Mr. Fry).

Photo of Mr John Hunt Mr John Hunt , Bromley Ravensbourne

When can we expect a firm announcement from the Government that London Transport will be removed from the political control of the Greater London council?

Photo of Mr David Howell Mr David Howell , Guildford

As I said earlier, the Government are not yet ready to announce their conclusions on this important matter.