§ Mr. Foulkes
asked the Secretary of State for Defence, further to his reply to the hon. Member for Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley, Official Report, 27 October 1983, col. 195, whether his Department has subsequently purchased or obtained the lease of land or buildings in Ayrshire or Galloway or is currently in negotiation for the acquiring of such property.
§ Mr. Stanley
The Ministry of Defence has not purchased or obtained the lease of any land or buildings in Ayrshire or Galloway since my reply to the hon. Member on 27 October 1983. Negotiations for the leasing for three properties in Ayrshire are currently in progress.—[Vol. 47, c.195–6.]