§ Mr. Redmond
To ask the Secretary of State for National Heritage what instructions were issued to her Department's offices and agencies in respect of flying the European Union flag on 8 May; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Sproat
I refer the hon. Member to the reply given by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs on 6 June 1996Official Report, column 518.