§ Mrs. Clwyd
asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will list all Royal Air Force bases in the United Kingdom which operate a 24-hour-a-day fire service.
§ Mr. Ian Stewart
The total number of RAF bases in the United Kingdom which operate a 24-hour-a-day fire service, either for flying operations or for domestic purposes or both, is 65. The bases are:
Abingdon Ash Aldergrove Barkston Heath
Bawdsey Manston Benson Marham Binbrook Neatishead Boulmer Newton Brawdy Northolt Brize Norton North Coates Buchan North Luffenham Carlisle Oakhanger Chilmark Odiham Chivenor Pitreavie Church Fenton Quedgeley Coltishall Rudloe Manor Coningsby Saxa Vord Cosford Scampton Cottesmore Sealand Cranwell Shawbury Finningley Spadeadam Fylingdales Stafford Halton Staxton Wold Henlow Swinderby High Wycombe St. Athan Honington St. Mawgan Hullavington Upavon Kemble Valley Kinloss Waddington Leeming Wattisham Leuchars West Drayton Linton on Ouse West Raynham Lossiemouth Wittering Lyneham Wyton Machrihanish