§ Mr. Wickenden
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many prosecutions there have been in each of the last two years arising from failure to observe noise restrictions imposed on road vehicles.
§ Mr. Brittan
The information requested is published annually in "Offences relating to motor vehicles, England and Wales" (table 1 of the Volume for 1978, Cmnd. 7687). The volume for 1979 will be published in December. There were 11,290 such prosecutions in 1978.