§ Dr. Michael Clark
To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will indicate the whereabouts and state of health of the turtle, seized on 18 December 1987 under endangered species legislation by Her Majesty's Customs and Excise from Swallow nurseries, Rayleigh; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Lilley
[holding answer 18 January 1988]: I am writing to my hon. Friend, and will place a copy of the letter in the Library of the House.