To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what recent assessment he has made of the relative performance against objectives of HM Revenue and Customs staff at (a) Chorley, (b) Bolton, (c) Blackburn and (d) St. Helens; when a Minister from his Department last visited each such office; and what (i) timetable and (ii) details for re-organisation of these offices (A) were originally announced to staff and (B) are now in place.
I refer my hon. Friend to the answers I gave on
I have not visited the HMRC offices in Chorley, Bolton, Blackburn or St. Helens.
Announcements of decisions on those offices were made on