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Magistrates Courts, Rochdale

Volume 201: debated on Monday 13 January 1992

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what are his proposals for the future organisation of the magistrates courts in the Rochdale metropolitan borough.

Decisions about the provision and usage of courthouses in Rochdale are a matter for the Rochdale magistrates courts committee in consultation with the paying authority. The Government's proposals for the future organisation of the magistrates' courts service in England and Wales as a whole were summarised in the reply given by my right hon. Friend on 18 December to a question from my hon. Friend the Member for Tynemouth (Mr. Trotter).