To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will list those (a) district, (b) London borough and (c) metropolitan district authorities which have an operational emergency centre.
The information requested is as follows. It is based on local authorities' returns due by 1 October 1987 under the Government's planned programme for implementation of the Civil Defence (General Local Authority Functions) Regulations 1983.
(a) Districts with an operational emergency centre
Bath City; Wansdyke
Luton; Mid Bedfordshire; North Bedfordshire; South Bedfordshire
Bracknell; Windsor and Maidenhead
South Bucks (Beaconsfield); Chiltern; Milton Keynes
East Cambridgeshire; South Cambridgeshire
Hartlepool; Middlesbrough; Stockton on Tees
Caradon; North Cornwall; Penwith
East Devon; Exeter; Plymouth Mid-Devon (Tiverton)
Bournemouth; Poole; Weymouth and Portland; Wimborne
Chester-le-Street; Darlington; Derwentside; Durham; Easington; Teesdale
Chelmsford; Colchester; Epping Forest; Maldon; Tendring.
Cheltenham; Cotswold; Forest of Dean; Gloucester.
Basingstoke; Eastleigh; East Hampshire; Fareham; Gosport; Hart; New Forest; Portsmouth; Rushmoor; Southampton; Winchester.
Hereford and Worcester:
Beverley; Cleethorpes; East Yorkshire.
Dartford; Gillingham; Sevenoaks; Shepway; Swale; Tonbridge and Mailing; Tonbridge Wells.
Chorley; Clyde; South Ribble.
Blaby; Harborough; Hinckley and Bosworth; Melton; Rutland.
Boston; North Kesteven; South Kesteven.
Breckland; Great Yarmouth.
Daventry; Kettering; Wellingborough.
Broxtowe; Mansfield; Nottingham City.
Bridgnorth; Shrewsbury and Atcham.
Sedgemoor; Taunton Deane.
Lichfield; Staffordshire Moorlands.
Ipswich; St. Edmundsbury; Mid Suffolk.
Mole Valley; Surrey Heath; Waverley; Woking.
Hove; Lewes; Rother; Wealden.
Arun; Mid Sussex.
Rugby; Stratford on Avon.
Kennet; North Wiltshire; Salisbury.
Hambleton; Harrogate; Selby.
(b) London boroughs with an operational centre
North West Group
North East Group
South East Group
Bexley; Bromley; Lewisham; Southwark
South West Group
Kingston-upon-Thames; Lambeth; Merton; Richmond-upon-Thames
(c) Fire and civil defence authority districts with an operational emergency centre