§ Mr. Churchill
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to his answer to the hon. Member for Carrick, Cumnock and Doon Valley (Mr. Foulkes) of 15 February,Official Report, column 71, when he expects to reach a decision about the future of Upholder class submarines.
§ Mr. Aitken
We are still considering some aspects of our future force structure to ensure that it aligns with our commitments and available resources. Decisions will be taken when our deliberations are complete.