HC Deb 24 October 1986 vol 102 c1024W
Mr. Robert Hughes

asked the Secretary of State for Transport (1) if he will publish in the Official Report the price obtained from the selling of the Badgerline, a National Bus Company subsidiary; and what was the estimated value of the assets sold;

(2) which subsidiaries of the National Bus Company have now been sold; and what selling price was obtained for each company and the individual company assets in each case.

Mr. Moore

So far, the National Bus Company has sold four of its subsidiaries: National Holidays Ltd., Devon General Ltd., Badgerline Ltd., and Southern Vectis Omnibus Company Ltd. The prices obtained in individual sales are confidential while sales are in progress. I shall report to the House in due course the aggregate proceeds of sale.