Skip to main content

Police: Training

Volume 485: debated on Thursday 18 December 2008

To ask the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what the latest estimate of the cost of (a) construction and (b) operation is of the new Police and Emergency Services Training facility at Cookstown in its first year of operation. (245139)

The Desertcreat college will provide education and training for operational and support staff within the police, prison and fire and rescue services.

The current estimated construction cost of the college is £150 million. The current estimated running cost in the first year of operations is £6-£8 million.