Regional Government (North-West)

Part of Office of the Deputy Prime Minister – in the House of Commons at 11:30 am on 14th May 2003.

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Photo of Andrew Miller Andrew Miller Labour, Ellesmere Port and Neston 11:30 am, 14th May 2003

Part of the confusion in the minds of the people in Cheshire, including Sir Nicholas Winterton, is caused by the misinformation that has been put out by Cheshire county council. Will my right hon. Friend tell the people of Cheshire that the proposals for regional government would not create a further tier of government, as the hon. Gentleman suggests, but an alternative and much better structure of government?