§ Mr. Straw
asked the Prime Minister if she will publish in the Official Report tables showing (a) the purpose, dates, duration and country of all overseas visits made by her since June 1983 and (b) the purpose, dates, duration, and place, including county, of all visits made by her within the United Kingdom, since June 1983.
§ The Prime Minister
The information is as follows.15W
Date Days or Part Days* Country Purpose 1984 23 January 1 France Talks with President Mitterrand 26–27 January 2 Italy Anglo/Italian summit 2–4 February 3 Hungary Talks with Hungarian Government 13–14 February 2 Soviet Union President Andropov's funeral 19–20 March 2 Belgium European Council 17–19 April 3 Portugal Talks with Portuguese Government 4 May 1 France Talks with President Mitterrand 25–26 June 2 France European Council 2–4 November 3 India Mrs. Gandhi's funeral 29 November—1 3 France Talks with French Government and Franco/British Council December 3–4 December 2 Republic of Ireland European Council 17–22 December 6 China/Hong Kong/United States of Signing of Hong Kong agreement/local engagements/talks with America President Reagan 1985 18 January 1 Federal Republic of Germany Anglo/German summit 19–21 February 3 United States of America Talks with President Reagan/speech to Congress 12–13 March 2 Soviet Union President Chemenko's funeral 29–30 March 2 Belgium European Council 4–14 April 11 Malaysia/Brunei Indonesia/Singapore/Sri Lanka/India/Saudi Arabia Talks with Heads of Government and promotion of British political and trade interests * Including time spent travelling.
2. Visits within the United Kingdom† Date Days or Part Days* Place/County Purpose 1983 29 July 1 Cranwell/Lincolnshire RAF Cranwell 31 August-1 September 2 Dumfries/Dumfries & Galloway Edinburgh/Lothian Beith/Strathclyde Cunninghame/Strathclyde Largs/Strathclyde Kilbarchan/Strathclyde Bridge of Weir/Strathclyde Local engagements 18 November 1 York/North Yorkshire Enthronement of Archbishop of York 23 December 1 Newtownards/County Down Drumadd Barracks/Armagh Aughnacloy Army Base/County Tyrone Local engagements 1984 6 January 1 Maidstone/Kent Local engagements 24 February 1 Coventry/Warwickshire Local engagements 7 April 1 Penzance/Cornwall Local engagements 13 April 1 London Docklands/Greater London Local engagements 3 August 1 Dartford/Kent Redhill/Surrey Local engagements 5 September 2 Farnborough/Hampshire Air show 5–6 September 2 Edinburgh/Lothian Ratho/Lothian Livingston New Town/Lothian Dunblane/Central Kinross/Central Aviemore/Highland Local engagements 21 September 1 Chester/Clwyd Wrexham/Clwyd Local engagements 26 September 1 York/North Yorkshire Local engagements 2 October 1 Liverpool/Merseyside Local engagements 1985 11 January 1 Milton Keynes/Buckinghamshire Towcester/Northants Leicester/Leicestershire Lutterworth/Leicestershire Local engagements 15 March 1 Henley on Thames/Oxfordshire Witney/Oxfordshire Abingdon/Oxfordshire Newbury/Berkshire Stoke Poges/Buckinghamshire Local engagements 26 April 1 Deeside Industrial Park/Clwyd Mostyn Dock/Clwyd 'Plas Newydd'/Clwyd St. Asaph/Clwyd Abergele/Clwyd Local engagements * Including time spent travelling. † Visits where I have been a guest of Her Majesty the Queen are excluded as are political or private visits.