§ Mr. Dalyell
To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will make a statement on his meeting at Sandringham in Norfolk with European Commissioners; and whether he discussed rain forest issues.
§ Mr. Gummer
His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales invited Mr. Carlo Ripa di Meana, European Commissioner for the Environment and Mr. Ray Macsharry, European Commissioner for Agriculture, to visit Sandringham on 19–20 April. My right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for the Environment and I were also invited. Our discussions covered a wide range of issues.