§ Mr. Waterson
To ask the Secretary of State for the Environment, Transport and the Regions how many people were housed in bed-and-breakfast accommodation in Eastbourne in each of the last three years. 
Mr. Robert Ainsworth
Information reported by Eastbourne district council is given as follows:
At 30 September Homeless households resident in bed and breakfast accommodation1 in Eastbourne 1998 0 1999 6 2000 38 1 Includes households being accommodated pending completion of inquiries by the local authority.
DETR P1(E) housing return (quarterly)