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Mrs. Renée Short
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what level of financial support his Department intend to give to the National Alcohol Forum.
Mr. John Patten
Officials of this Department have recently held informal discussions with interested bodies about the proposal contained in the Health Departments' discussion document "Drinking Sensibly", to establish an Alcohol Forum. The question of financial support for a forum is one of a number of matters which will be the subject of further discussions.