HC Deb 01 August 1984 vol 65 c299W
Mr. Sayeed

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry if he has recently discussed progress on the European strategic programme for research in information technology with the Council of Ministers.

Mr. Butcher

Not since my right hon. Friend attended the Research Council on 28 February. But ESPRIT is due to be discussed at the next meeting of the Research Council planned for 16 October.