HC Deb 12 February 1993 vol 218 c865W
Mr. Norman Hogg

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport how many sea-going tugs are available in British waters; and where they are stationed.

Mr. Norris

According to the records held by the Registrar General of Shipping and Seamen, there are approximately 455 tugs. Information as to where they are stationed is not recorded.