HC Deb 21 December 1927 vol 212 c387

asked the First Lord of the Admiralty what facilities in Devonport Dockyard are given to outside contractors; and what sums are charged for these facilities by the Admiralty?

Lieut.-Colonel HEADLAM

Outside contractors are given certain workshop accommodation in the yard. Charges are made for the supply of power, electric light, gas, water, etc., the sums charged being dependent upon the amount consumed. Facilities are also given to contractors to have work undertaken by the yard on their behalf.