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Olympic Games 2012

Volume 472: debated on Monday 3 March 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Culture, Media and Sport what discussions he has had with (a) Cabinet colleagues, (b) representatives of other Government departments, (c) the London Organising Committee of the Olympic Games 2012 and (d) the Olympic Development Agency on (i) ethical and fair trade issues and (ii) the use of child labour in the manufacturing of merchandise for the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games; and on which dates such discussions took place. (185660)

I have had no such discussions. This is the responsibility of the Minister for the Olympics. I refer the hon. Member to the answer the Minister for the Olympics gave to him on 18 February 2008, Official Report, columns 115-16W.