HC Deb 01 November 1996 vol 284 cc303-4W
Mrs. Dunwoody

To ask the Secretary of State for Transport if he will list the number of incursions into restricted zones at(a) the international channel tunnel rail terminal and (b) the tunnel site since the sites became operational. [1509]

Mr. Watts

At Waterloo international terminal there have been 27 incursions, including illegal immigrants, into the restricted zones. At Ashford international terminal there have been a further two incursions. At the tunnel site there have been four incursions into the restricted zones; two at the Cheriton site and two at Dollands Moor. In all cases the incursions were identified promptly and dealt with appropriately.