HC Deb 10 December 1998 vol 322 cc257-8W
Mr. Robert Jackson

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence if he will list the special advisers in his Department and the issues on which they specialise; and to what level they have been security cleared. [62842]

Mr. George Robertson

The two Special Advisers employed by my Department are Alasdair McGowan and Bernard Gray.

They advise me on the full range of issues for which I am responsible. They are subject to the usual security clearance arrangements.