HC Deb 28 November 1979 vol 974 c689W
20. Mr. Wall

asked the Lord Privy Seal what developments are taking place, and are planned, on the island of Diego Garcia.

Mr. Ridley

Under the terms of an exchange of notes dated 25 February 1976, which followed earlier exchanges, construction of a support facility for the United States Navy, consisting of an anchorage, airfield, support and supply elements, accommodation and transmitting and receiving services, is proceeding. No further developments are planned.