asked the Secretary of State for Defence what is the number of members of the Ulster Defence Regiment on active service to the latest date; and what proportion of the armouries required by the Regiment are in use or ready for use to the latest date.
§ Mr. Hattersley
As regards the present enlisted strength of the Ulster Defence Regiment I would refer the hon. Member to the answers I gave him on Wednesday, 15th April. Seven of the 15 armouries required by the Regiment are in use now and the balance are ready.—[Vol. 799, c.248.]