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Volume 222: debated on Thursday 2 April 1992

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To ask the Secretary of State for Defence when it is now expected that the A90 building will reach its full production capacity.

Following completion of red commissioning A90 production capacity will be developed to meet the needs of the Trident programme.

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what is the expected delay between the completion of red commissioning and declaration of full operational capability for (a) A89, (b) A90 and (c) A91 at AWE Aldermaston.

A89 is now operational. It is not expected that there will be any delay between the end of red commissioning in either A90 or A91 and planned operational use.

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what is the estimated cost of decommissioning, according

Additionally, the Government are committed to reviewing all regulations which impact upon business, and the Acts will be considered as part of that exercise.

To ask the President of the Board of Trade what mechanisms exist for monitoring the work of registered farriers in accordance with the Farriers (Registration) Acts; and if he will make a statement.

I have been asked to reply.The Farriers (Registration) Acts 1975 and 1977 established a body called the Farriers Registration Council. The council is responsible for registering farriers and ensuring recognised standards of farriery.