§ Mr. Churchill
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what is the annual intake at, and graduation from, Britannia Royal Naval College Dartmouth; what are the annual running costs; how many(a) service and (b) civilian personnel are employed there, and in what professional and other groups.
§ Mr. Hanley
During the last training year, the intake at Britannia Royal Naval College was 861. This number includes 433 students who attended courses, including the officer new entry course, from which 401 graduated; the remaining 428 students attended courses from which there is no formal graduation.
The annual running costs excluding sea training for Britannia Royal Naval College for the last three financial years are as follows:
£ FY 1991–92 15,800,000 FY 1992–93 18,500,000 FY 1993–94 118,900,000 1 Estimate.
The total number of Service personnel employed at the college is 129, and is broken down as follows:
Number Officers 50 Warrant Officers 3 Senior Ratings 136 Junior Ratings 40 1 Includes 4 RM.
The total number of civilian staff employed at the college is 169.5 and is broken down as follows:
Number Defence Administration Group 29.0 Defence Engineering and Science Group 45.5 Other 14.0 Industrial 81.0