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Natural History Museum

Volume 174: debated on Tuesday 12 June 1990

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85.

To ask the Minister for the Arts what representations he has received on the implications for scientific research of the proposed cuts in services and staff at the natural history museum.

86.

To ask the Minister for the Arts what representations he has received on the implications for scientific research of the proposed cuts in services and staff at the natural history museum.

I have received many representations about the natural history museum's restructuring proposals, including some 40 letters from hon. Members. I understand that the museum's director has invited leading scientists and researchers to a special seminar on 15 June, to present the museum's plans to them in detail and to give an opportunity for discussion.