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27Jan94 UK: JACKERS JOURNAL - GUMMER'S MEETINGS WITH INDUSTRY LEADERS PUT OFF.

The recent spate of troubles afflicting the Tory party concerning MPs' dropped trousers and sales of Westminster council homes hit the first of the scheduled summits between industry leaders and environment secretary John Gummer.Not that the pious Mr Gummer has been up to anything naughty, but ministers' schedules were thrown into disorder by sudden meetings called to try to decide that day's meaning of the Back to Basics slogan. A delegation due to meet local government minister David ...

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