§ Mr. Chidgey
To ask the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry when she will respond to the letter from the hon. Member for Eastleigh dated 18 March regarding the funding for supply chain companies constructing the A380 Airbus. 
§ Mr. Wilson
[holding answer 18 June 2002]: I apologise for the delay in responding to this letter which is due to an administration error. I will be responding to the hon. Member very shortly.