§ 17. Mr. McQuarrie
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if it is his intention to make use of the facilities at the Gibraltar dockyard for the repairing and refitting of vessels which will be returning from the task force in the South Atlantic.
§ Mr. Blaker
We intend to use the facilities at Gibraltar dockyard for the repair or refit of some naval vessels, for example, Royal Fleet Auxiliaries, when they can be released from their current duties in the South Atlantic.