HC Deb 17 December 1986 vol 107 cc576-7W
16. Mr. Wainwright

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will list the local authorities which, since 1980, have contracted out, respectively, refuse collection, street cleaning, building cleaning, catering, vehicle maintenance or parks services to private companies and have subsequently returned them to direct labour operation.

Mr. Chope

My Department does not collect up-to-date information on this subject.