§ Mr. William Hamilton
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will state the dates and costs of each refit of Her Majesty's Yacht "Britannia" since the yacht was commissioned.
§ Dr. David Owen
Details of past refits are as follows:
21st September, 1954–23rd December, 1954 67,000 24th October, 1955–29th March, 1956 69,000 2nd September, 1957–11th January, 1958 163,000 7th November, 1960–24th March, 1961 208,000 30th April, 1962–29th June, 1962 60,500 7th December, 1964–9th April, 1965 324,000 21st August, 1967–24th November, 1967 234,000
A further refit is currently in progress.