Downing Street: Access

House of Lords written question – answered on 11 October 2012.

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Photo of Lord Jopling Lord Jopling Conservative

To ask Her Majesty's Government when a decision was taken that Ministers riding bicycles should not have access through the main gates of Downing Street; who made that decision; whether any notice of a change was issued on that day; and whether any Ministers were consulted before the change was imposed.

Photo of Lord Wallace of Saltaire Lord Wallace of Saltaire Lords Spokesperson (Cabinet Office), Lord in Waiting (HM Household) (Whip)

It has been the practice of successive Governments not to comment on security arrangements for Downing Street.

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