§ Mr. Galbraith
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what penalty points have been awarded by Greater Glasgow health board against private contractors providing domestic, catering, portering and associated services to the board.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
One hundred and three penalty points have been awarded against in-house operators; 21 have been awarded against private contractors. These were mainly incurred during the first six months as the new arrangements settled in.