PUBLISHED : Sunday, 03 March, 1996, 12:00am
UPDATED : Sunday, 03 March, 1996, 12:00am

'It is up to you if you want to plan sports events when the Olympic Games are on.' - Senior China adviser Raymond Wu Wai-yung, arguing that the Lutheran conference, planned a week after the handover did not need JLG approval 'I think it would be a wise step for the British side.' - Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Chen Jian, hoping for an announcement that SAR passport-holders will be allowed visa-free access to the UK 'I don't think anybody should necessarily believe that it's all over.' - Chris Patten, warning that all is not decided