§ Q56. Mr. Speed
asked the Prime Minister, pursuant to her answer of 25 February, Official Report, c. 982–83, to the hon. and learned Member for Colchester (Mr. Buck), whether the £175 million receipts from the sale of HMS "Invincible" will be added to the present naval budget for the purchase of extra warships.
§ The Prime Minister
As my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Defence made clear on 23 February 1982—[Vol. 18, c. 734]—receipts from the sale of HMS "Invincible" will be credited to the naval programme.