To ask the Prime Minister if, during her meeting with Prime Minister Kaifu of Japan on 12 January, she plans to raise the issue of United Kingdom-Japanese collaboration on the design of safe transport systems to transfer plutonium from the United Kingdom back to Japan after reprocessing at Sellafield.
§ The Prime Minister
In my talks with the Japanese Prime Minister I shall be discussing a wide range of issues. Responsibility for developing transport proposals rests with BNFL in association with its foreign customers. These arrangements will have to comply with international regulations.