Mr. John D. Taylor
To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what is the estimated cost of the proposed extension to the Armagh health clinic; how many additional staff will be employed following completion of the extension; how many additional car parking places will be provided on site; what additional contributions will be made by the medical general practices towards the cost of this scheme; and what assessment he has made of the impact of this project on competition between private general medical practices.
§ Mr. Hanley
The estimated cost of the proposed extension to Armagh health centre is £295,574, not including VAT, fees and equipment. One additional member of staff will be appointed. No additional car parking places will be provided and no additional contributions will be made by the general medical practices to the cost of the scheme. There are no private general medical practices in Armagh.