§ Mr. Fatchett
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence (1) what representations he has received from the Army about the purchase of Challenger tanks; and if he will make a statement;
(2) when he expects to announce a decision about future orders of tanks for the Army; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Sainsbury
I refer the hon. Member to the answer given on 12 January to my hon. Friend the Member for Bridlington (Mr. Townend) at column200.