§ Mr. Wallace
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence when the Army presentation team started to give presentations on the British Army to invited audiences throughout the United Kingdom; and if he will state the dates and occasions of presentations by the Army presentation team on the British Army to invited audiences in the last 12 months.
§ Mr. Archie Hamilton
The Army presentation team was established to explain the vital role of the Army, both regular and reserve, in the defence of the United Kingdom. The first presentation was given in Tunbridge Wells on 4 September 1989, since when further presentations have been given as follows:
Date Canterbury 5 September Guildford 6 September Portsmouth 11 September Bletchley 13 September Shrivenham 14 September Stirling 26 September Glasgow 27 September Galashiels 28 September Harrow 9 October Walthamstow 11 October Marble Arch 17 October Twickenham 18 October Lewisham 19 October Stoke-on-Trent 31 October Shrewsbury 1 November Wolverhampton 2 November
Presentations are open to all, and are publicised via the local media.