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Falkland Islands: Armed Conflict

Volume 459: debated on Monday 30 April 2007

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what steps his Department is taking to assist (a) the funding of and (b) practical arrangements for events held by servicemen and women to mark the 25th anniversary of the Falklands war. (132848)

I refer the hon. Member to the answer that I gave, on the funding of events to commemorate the 25th anniversary of the Falklands conflict, on 22 February 2007, Official Report, column 857W, to the hon. Member for Chorley (Mr. Hoyle).

In addition to the national commemorative events in June that my Department is organising, the armed forces are providing practical support in the form of hosting or supporting a number of other events that are being arranged around the country.