Whether the Prime Minister's statement at the Labour Party conference that "any newcomer to Britain who is caught selling drugs or using guns will be thrown out" will apply to citizens of European Union member states.
And the Written Answer—the written answer, mark you—from Lord West is as follows:
I shall write to the noble Lord.
Translation: "you know as well as I do that of course it does not apply to EU citizens. Piss off and stop asking embarrassing questions."