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1994 - PMQT Written Answers 25th October 1994

Below is the text of the written answers relating to Prime Minister's Question Time from 25th October 1994.


PRIME MINISTER:

Visits

Mr. Corbyn: To ask the Prime Minister what plans he has to visit a state-funded children's nursery.

The Prime Minister: I plan to do so on one of my forthcoming visits around the country.


Engagements

Sir Peter Tapsell: To ask the Prime Minister if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27 October.

Mr. Harry Greenway: To ask the Prime Minister if he will list his official engagements for Thursday 27 October.

The Prime Minister: This morning, I presided at a meeting of the Cabinet and had meetings with ministerial colleagues and others. In addition to my duties in the House, I shall be having further meetings later today.


Charter Advisory Panel

Mr. Maclennan: To ask the Prime Minister if he will name the members of his advisory panel on the citizens charter and the charter mark assessors.

The Prime Minister: The panel of advisers on the citizens charter is made up of people who have been appointed for their expertise in their own particular fields in the private sector. The composition of the panel is currently as follows:

Sir James Blyth--Chairman.

Mrs Angela Heylin.

Neil Johnson Esq.

Dr. Madsen Pirie.

Nick Rawlings Esq.

The right Hon. Baroness Perry.

Lady Judith Wilcox.

A number of retired public servants were appointed to assess applications for the charter mark award. Some of these, together with members of the panel of advisers and staff from the citizens charter unit, were involved in visiting some of the short-listed organisations:

Charter Mark       |Panel Members     |CCU staff assessors                                                                  

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Alan Grocott       |Sir James Blyth   |Genie Turton                        

David Bower        |Nick Rawlings     |David Paul                          

John Offord        |Lady Judith Wilcox|Charles Ramsden                     

Jim Brown          |Dr. Madsen Pirie  |Judith Lempriere                    

Tom Corrigan       |The right Hon.    |Chris Matthews                      

George Georgiades  |Baroness Perry    |Elizabeth Hunter                    

Harry Nicol                           | Johnston                           

David Dewick                          |Simon Lawton Smith                  

Peter Canovan                         |Aleck Thomson                       

Vivian Emerson                                                             

David Bromley                                                              

Dave Keating                                                               

Peter Cockram                                                              

Peter Summerscale                                                          

Ernie Dinn                                                                 

Peter Selby                                                                

Tony Poole                                                                 

Brian Smith                                                                

John MacDonald                                                             

Sybil Brown                                                                

Margaret Chiverton


Clock Adjustment

Mr. Barry Field: To ask the Prime Minister how many man hours were taken up by adjusting the clocks throughout his office.

The Prime Minister: No precise record is kept of such estimates.