§ Mr. Burstow
To ask the Secretary of State for Health what factors led to his decision to continue the United Kingdom challenge to the EU Commission's use of the 1995 Budget to fund demonstration projects in the field of poverty and social exclusion. 
§ Mrs. Liddell
[holding answer 17 July 1998]: I have been asked to reply.
I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave my hon. Friend for East Ham (Mr. Timms) on 4 November 1997, Official Report, column 103.