§ Mr. Ainger
To ask the President of the Board of Trade how many representations his Department has received1132W from individual members of the public concerning the 16th round of offshore oil and gas licensing.
§ Mr. Charles Wardle
I have received more than 2,300 postcards and more than 500 letters from members of the public making representations about future offshore licensing rounds. The 16th round was mentioned specifically in only a few of these cases.