§ Mr. Wigley
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what steps he is taking to increase the awareness amongst manufacturing industry in Wales of the potential for applying microelectronic technology and of the advisory services available to such companies.
§ Mr. Nicholas Edwards
Every opportunity is taken by my Industry Department at seminars, conferences and meetings with individual companies to advise672W on these matters. Financial assistance is available under the microelectronic industry support programme and the microprocessor application project.