Skip to main content

British Lions (South African Tour)

Volume 975: debated on Friday 7 December 1979

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

asked the Secretary of State for the Environment if he will give support to the four Home Rugby Unions' tour of South Africa, should they receive an invitation to tour.

No Government approval would be given to any such tour. To do so would be incompatible with our acceptance of the Commonwealth statement on sport.