§ Mr. William Ross
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland if, pursuant to his answer to the hon. Member for Londonderry, East,Official Report, 23 January, column 396, he will indicate the amount of explosives recovered from neutralised devices, the amount used in explosions; and the number of such terrorist explosions for each of the same years.310W
§ Mr. Ian Stewart
The further information is not readily available in the exact form requested and could only be obtained at disproportionate cost. Such information as is available relates only to the number of explosions.
Explosions recorded in RUC "N" division1 Number 1984 40 1985 30 1986 29 1987 44 1988 51 1 "N" Division includes the City of Londonderry.