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1996 - PMQT Written Answers 5th November 1996

Below is the text of the written answers relating to Prime Minister's Question Time from 5th November 1996.


PRIME MINISTER:

Union Flag and Royal Standard

Mr. Wigley: To ask the Prime Minister what plans he has for Wales to be represented on (a) the Union flag and (b) the royal standard.

The Prime Minister: The Union flag is representative of all parts of the United Kingdom. Wales, as an integral part of the United Kingdom, is therefore represented by the Union flag. Similarly, the royal standard representing the sovereign of the United Kingdom applies to Wales as much as to every other part of the Union.


Engagements

Mr. Harry Greenway: To ask the Prime Minister if he will list his official engagements for Tuesday 5 November.

Sir Peter Tapsell: To ask the Prime Minister if he will list his official engagements for Tuesday 5 November.

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 this House, I shall be having further meetings later today.