§ Mr. Tony Banks
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport what consultations he had with the City of London corporation on the closure of roads on security grounds; and what discussions were held with London regional Transport regarding the impact of road closures on public transport.
§ Mr. Norris
The City authorities consulted the Department informally about the experimental scheme before they announced it. We understand they also gave advanced warning of the road closures to London Buses Ltd.