§ Mr. Cryer
To ask the Chairman of the Catering Committee (1) whether compensation has been sought from the firm which failed to scrap or remove the two portcullis engravings from the two consignments of House of Commons cutlery and silverware as agreed;
(2) which firm failed to carry out the undertaking either to remove all marks or scrap the two recent consignments of House of Commons cutlery and silverware; and to which firm the items were subsequently sold.
§ Mr. Colin Shepherd
This is a matter for the Director of Catering Services and I shall ask her to write to the hon. Member.