§ Mr. Tom Clarke
asked the Prime Minister (1) if she will list her official visits abroad, with countries visited and appropriate dates since 10 July 1986;
(2) if she will give the reason for each of her official visits abroad since 10 July 1986;
(3) if she will give details of her official engagements on a daily basis on all overseas trips which she has undertaken since May 1979.
§ The Prime Minister
The information is as follows:
Date Country visited Reason for visit 1986 11–13 July Canada Opened British week at Expo' 86. Talks with Mr. Mulroney. 11–12 September Norway Talks with Norwegian Government. 16–17 September Germany Anglo-German bilaterals. Visit to British forces. 14–15 November United States of America Talks with President Reagan. 21 November France Anglo-French bilaterals. 8–9 December France Report to the European Parliament on the outcome of the European Council in London. 1987 7 March Belgium Zeebrugge ferry disaster. 23 March France Talks with President Mitterrand. Germany Talks with Chancellor Kohl. 28 March–1 April Soviet Union Talks with Soviet leaders. 8–9 June Italy Economic summit. 29–30 June Belgium European Council.
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