§ Ms Ruddock
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment on what dates and on what matters, in connection with the 18th report of the Royal Commission on environmental pollution, "Transport and the Enviornment", she has made representations to the Secretary of State for Transport. 
§ Mr. Forth
The Department has no major direct interest in the royal commission's report, but we have been kept in touch with colleagues' consideration of the 473W issues. No such representations have been made by the Department, by the former Department for Education or by the former Employment Department.