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Daily Sport

Volume 264: debated on Friday 20 October 1995

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To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department what discussions have taken place between the Home Office and the National Federation of Retail Newsagents and the British Retail Consortium on the positioning of the Daily Sport; and if he will place a copy of advice to newsagents in the Library. [38168]

Officials have corresponded with the National Federation of Retail Newsagents and the British Retail Consortium about the display of The Sport newspapers. Following that correspondence, both organisations decided to recommend to their members that copies of The Sport newspapers should be displayed only on the "top shelf'. We understand that the NFRN has, however, delayed the issue of its recommendation pending further discussions with the publishers of The Sport newspapers.