§ Mr. Michael Marshall
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what has been the cost of damage to British naval vessels on protection duties concerned with the present "cod war".
§ Mr. Prescott
asked the Secretary of State for Defence which Royal Navy vessels have been damaged during fishery protection work off Iceland; what is the estimated cost of repairs for each vessel; and, if this information is not yet available, when he expects it to be.
§ Mr. Judd
The following Royal Navy frigates have been damaged in collisions with Icelandic coastguard vessels since 25th November 1975 while providing protection for United Kingdom trawlers fishing on the high seas off Iceland: "Andromeda", "Leander", "Juno", "Diomede", "Lowestoft", "Yarmouth", "Mermaid", "Galatea", "Salisbury", "Tartar" and "Scylla". Final and detailed repair costs arising from these collisions will not be available until after work has been completed.