§ Mrs. Ellman
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions what progress is being made on the co-ordination of Government initiatives at a regional and local level. 
§ Ms Armstrong
We have established the core of the new Regional Coordination Unit. We will publish, in July, a timetabled action plan for implementing the conclusions of the Performance and Innovation Unit's Report on the role of central Government at regional and local level.