§ Mr. Tom Arnold
To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what support British embassies abroad are now giving to the Manchester British Olympic bid; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Sainsbury
British missions abroad have been taking every opportunity to commend Manchester's bid to International Olympic Committee members. They have encouraged and helped IOC members to visit Manchester and have afforded every assistance to Manchester's Olympic bid committee members visiting their territories.