§ Mr. Wallace
To ask the Secretary of State for Transport whether his Department has received a response to its request to the Singapore authorities to investigate the circumstances whereby a Singapore-registered tanker entered the area to be avoided off Shetland on 30 January and was observed approximately 1 km south off Sumburgh Head; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Norris
[holding answer 21 July 1994]: The Singapore authorities have now concluded their investigations. The Master of the North Pacific has been given a serious warning for his actions.