§ Mr. Morgan
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales if he will list those sections of his Department's responsibilities which have been market tested; on what date each was advertised for market testing; what was the outcome of the market-testing exercise; and, where appropriate, what was the name of the winning outside company.
§ Mr. Redwood
The information is as follows:
Welsh Office responsibility Date first advertised/published Tender outcome (awarded to) Building maintenance management November 1992 Kirkham, Williams and Lewis of Newport, Gwent Catering services August 1992 Forward Catering Security guarding Candidates identified on basis of research conducted by external advisers. In-house team Reprographic services November 1992 In-house team Support services November 1992 In-house team Staff training November 1992 Training Services (Wales) Ltd., of Bridgend Cartographic and desk top publishing November 1992 In-house team Internal audit services November 1992 In-house team Records management March 1994 In-house team Typing services March 1994 In-house team