HMS "Invincible"

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Defence – in the House of Commons am 12:00 am ar 27 Gorffennaf 1982.

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Photo of Mr John Nott Mr John Nott , St Ives 12:00, 27 Gorffennaf 1982

I am very well aware that Swan Hunter is short of work at the moment. If possible, we would be prepared to make some funds available from the Ministry of Defence budget to change the design of any replacement for the "Atlantic Conveyor", so that it could be used as a useful reserve asset for military purposes. These matters are under discussion. I have no doubt that my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Industry will wish to say more about this issue in due course.