Mr Hutchings said, "I understand the necessity for a thorough investigation and have realistic expectations of the time it is likely to take. Nonetheless I shall emphasise the wishes of businesses to see the investigation completed as soon as possible"
"it is also important that he understand business concerns about the possibility of the site re-opening at some time in the future. There are a number of complex issues but it is of paramount importance that any decision takes into account the absolute need for public safety".
Businesses that want to raise issues through Mr Hutchings can email on firstname.lastname@example.org.