I have to inform the House that I have been invited to attend the enthronement of His Grace the Archbishop of Canterbury on Tuesday 25 March. I therefore ask the indulgence of the House and for leave of absence to attend the ceremony.
Hon. Members: Hear, hear.
Contingencies Fund, 1978–79
Of the Contingencies Fund 1978–79 showing (1) the Receipts and Payments in connection with the Fund in the year ended the 31st day of March 1979, and (2) the Distribution of the Capital of the Fund at the commencement and close of the year; with the Report of the Comptroller and Auditor General thereon.—[Mr. Lawson.]