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Glenda Jackson: To ask the Prime Minister whether the article to which he referred in his reply to the hon. Member for Nottingham, South of 22 October 2003, Official Report, column 636, was that of Professor Christopher Greenwood, QC, published in The Times, on 22 October 2003. 
Miss McIntosh: To ask the Solicitor-General pursuant to her answer of 8 March 2005, Official Report, columns 163839W, on environmental crime, for what reasons the Crown Prosecution Service does not generally prosecute in cases of environmental crime. 
The Solicitor-General: The Crown Prosecution Service (CPS) does not generally prosecute in cases of environmental crime because, within England and Wales, the Environment Agency and local authorities generally do so instead.
The Prosecution of Offences Act 1985 requires the CPS to take on the prosecution of criminal proceedings instituted by a police force. Police forces do not generally investigate allegations of environmental crime, as successive governments have given powers to agencies other than the police and CPS to enforce environmental legislation.
Mr. Willetts: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer what the value of the family element of the child tax credit would have been in 200506 if it had been uprated (a) with earnings, (b) with prices and (c) at the same rate as the child element since the introduction of the child tax credit. 
Mr. Donohoe: To ask the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will list the areas in Scotland which he expects to gain public sector jobs under the Lyons review, as indicated in his Budget statement. 
Mr. Boateng: Of the workforce relocations referred to by the Chancellor in Budget 2005, 90 jobs are going to East Kilbride and 120 to Glasgow and Dundee. It will be for Departments to decide the destination of further relocations.
Mr. Gordon Brown: Treasury Ministers and officials have meetings with a wide range of individuals and organisations as part of the process of policy development and analysis. As was the case with previous Administrations, it is not the Government's usual practice to provide details of all such meetings. Treasury meetings are conducted in accordance with the Ministerial Code and the Civil Service Code, as appropriate.
9. Kevin Brennan: To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport in the context of BBC -charter renewal on the role of the broadcasting of sport in promoting Wales. 
10. Mark Tami: To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what recent discussions he has had with Cabinet and National Assembly for Wales colleagues on future investment in the aerospace industry in Wales. 
11. Mrs. Betty Williams: To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what discussions he has had with the Secretary of State for Transport on the possible future use of Meridian trains on the Holyhead to Euston rail route. 
Mr. Touhig: My right hon. Friend and I have regular discussions with ministerial colleagues about matters affecting transport in Wales. I understand that the Strategic Rail Authority has written to stakeholders, including hon. Members representing north Wales constituencies, to consult them about future service levels, particularly beyond 2008, when the physical infrastructure works on the West Coast Main Line will be complete. Various options for improving the frequency of services, and types of rolling stock are being considered.
12. Mr. Walter: To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what discussions he has had with the First Secretary of the National Assembly for Wales Government regarding inward investment into Wales. 
Mr. Hain: I have regular discussions with the First Minister on a variety of subjects, including the promotion of Wales as a business location. Wales is in a strong position to take advantage of increasing global trade, and benefit rapidly from new ideas, management techniques and production methods.
Mr. Win Griffiths:
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales pursuant to the oral answer of 2 March 2005, Official Report, column 1150, on Coal Health Claims Monitoring
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Group, if he will break down the payments made to ex-miners by (a) respiratory disease and (b) vibration white finger compensation schemes. 
Mr. Touhig: Figures available at the time of my oral reply showed that a total of over £344 million had been paid out in Wales for respiratory claims and over £122 million for vibration white finger (VWF). This brought the total paid out in Wales since the start to over £467 million.
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