§ 24. Sir John Biggs-Davison
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement about the deployment and role of Her Majesty's forces in the south Atlantic.
§ Mr. Stanley
I refer my hon. Friend to the reply I gave to the hon. Member for Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley (Mr. Foulkes) on 6 November at columns576–7.
§ Mr. Hancock
asked the Secretary of State for Defence what was the value and amount and type of Government equipment sold recently in the Falkland Islands.
§ Mr. Archie Hamilton
[pursuant to his reply 3 December 1986, c. 664]: Details of Ministry of Defence surplus equipments sold locally in the Falkland Islands between 1 April and 30 November 1986 are as follows:141W
Items Amount received 2 Naval Fleet Tenders £45,399.00 2 Naval Ammunition Barges 1 HMP Falkland Sound Vessel 1,000 metres Cable 2 Water Tanks Cast vehicles (various) Miscellaneous items: Fenders Tool kits Girders Inner tubes Cotton rags Batteries Light unit Boots
Note: Details of individual prices are commercial in confidence.