§ Mr. Fernyhough
Will the Minister tell me, as an innocent abroad, by how much we can expand the British Navy for the sum of £2 million?
§ 37. Mr. Biggs-Davison
asked the Minister of State for Defence what are the latest results of the Beira Patrol; and which of Her Majesty's ships and aircraft are still retained in the Mozambique Channel and Malagasy.
§ Mr. Biggs-Davison
Would it not be right now to wind this nonsense up? Should not these frigates perhaps be 566 moved to the Gulf, where, in the opinion of many of us, a continuous British armed presence is essential?
§ Mr. Allaun
Is the Minister aware that many of us are astonished to find such new-found enthusiasm for disarmament on the other side of the House?