HC Deb 18 June 1991 vol 193 c163W
Mr. Graham

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will list the contracts for hospital and health board services awarded so far under the competitive tendering process by Argyll and Clyde health board, including successful tenderer and value of contract.

Hospital unit Service type Contractor Previous cost £'000s Tender value £'000s
Royal Alexandra Domestic In-house 997 981
Inverclyde Royal Domestic In-house 546 525
Dumbarton Group Catering In-house 595 580
Rankin Maternity, Inverclyde Domestic In-house 158 143
Lochgilphead Catering In-house 315 280
Renfrew Community Domestic In-house 149 136
Gilmour House
Westward House
Dumbarton Hospitals and Community Domestic In-house 818 748
Dunoon and District Hotel In-house 265 249
Royal Alexandra Portering Mediguard 635 495
Inverclyde Royal Portering Mediguard 379 348
Merchiston Hotel In-house 569 526
Dumbarton Portering In-house 213 189
Oban Hotel In-house 464 422
Ravenscraig Hotel In-house 565 495
Dykebar Hotel In-house 1,474 1,384
Gilmour House
Westward House
Argyll and Dumbarton Transport In-house 164 138
Renfrew and Inverclyde Transport In-house 286 227
Argyll Painterwork In-house 54 48
Dumbarton Painterwork John Miller and Sons 53 34
Inverclyde Ground maintenance In-house 124 106

Note: In this context "hotel" means a combined contract including cleaning, catering, portering, laundry/linen and telephone/reception duties or combination thereof.