§ Mr. Devlin
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement on the outcome of the recent competition for Duke class type 23 frigates.
§ Mr. Trotter
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what steps he is taking to implement the Royal Navy's requirement for vessels to modernise its escort force.
§ Mr. Neubert
I refer my hon. Friends to the answer I gave yesterday to the hon. Member for Clackmannan (Mr O'Neill) at column 197.