§ Mr. Alex Carlile
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will make it his policy to allow rural holiday businesses to display small roadside advertising boards where it is safe and useful for the business's economic viability; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Hague
My Department has circulated proposals for extending the range of businesses eligible to apply for white on brown directional signs to include all establishments which are considered likely to be used by tourists. We are considering comments received and hope to make an announcement soon.