§ Mr. McCusker
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many postmen have been killed in Northern Ireland during the present troubles; and how many were actually killed in the performance of their duties.
§ Mr. Merlyn Rees:
Three postmen have been killed in Northern Ireland since the 517W present troubles began. One was killed while on duty on 3rd October 1973 and two while returning from work on 18th February 1973.