§ Sir Michael McNair-Wilson
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will define the role, task and training of CINDER at AWRE, Aldermaston; and if he will make a statement about its composition.
§ Mr. Archie Hamilton
I assume my hon. Friend is referring to recent articles in the press about the Government's counter-terrorist arrangements. Contingency plans exist to deal with a number of potential terrorist threats. It would not, however, be in the public interest to discuss specific plans.