§ Mr. Fisher
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales whether he will list the number and location of all new buildings or extensions commissioned by his Department in each of the past five years which(a) had contracts worth between £3 million and £5 million and (b) had contracts worth more than £5 million.
§ Mr. David Hunt
Information on new buildings/extensions commissioned in respect of the national health service in Wales is as follows:
All over £5 million Locations Numbers 1986–87 Prince Philip Hospital, Llanelli 3 Llandough Hospital, Obstetric Unit, South Glamorgan Royal Gwent Hospital, Scheme 6, Gwent 1987–88 Morriston Hospital, Scheme 3, Swansea 1 1988–89 Prince Charles Hospital, Phase 2, Merthyr Tydfil 2 Singleton Hospital, West Ward Block, Swansea
Hospital buildings are vested in the Secretary of State, but operational responsibility for them lies with the district health authority.