HL Deb 20 October 1994 vol 558 c14WA
Lord Jenkins of Putney

asked Her Majesty's Government:

Whether they will offer finance to encourage defence diversification.

The Minister of State, Department of Trade and Industry (Earl Ferrers)

The Government have not plans to offer specific financial support for diversification, though some projects may be eligible for support from other UK schemes and for European Community funding through the KONVER scheme.