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British Overseas Territories

Volume 504: debated on Monday 18 January 2010

To ask the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs how many visits he has made to UK overseas territories in the last 12 months; and what the purpose was of each visit. (311443)

In the last 12 months my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State has made two visits to the Overseas Territories.

He visited Gibraltar on 21 July 2009 to attend the latest ministerial meeting of the Trilateral Forum of Dialogue on Gibraltar. From 24 to 26 November 2009 he accompanied Her Majesty The Queen and His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh on their visit to Bermuda to mark the 400th anniversary of the first settlement of the island.