Skip to main content

Scott Lithgow (Orders)

Volume 115: debated on Tuesday 5 May 1987

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

Q109.

asked the Prime Minister when she now expects Her Majesty's Government to place the order promised to Scott Lithgow at the time an order was awarded to Vickers, Barrow in Furness for the construction of conventional submarines; and if she will make a statement.

It is the Government's wish to place these orders with Scott Lithgow, provided the company meets the terms outlined by my hon. Friend on 28 January 1986 at column 449. Negotiations are still continuing with the company.