§ Mr. Michael McNair-Wilson
asked the Secretary of State for Defence which Royal Air Force bases in the United Kingdom are kept on a care and maintenance basis for use by units of the United States Air Force.534W
and consumed by employees during working hours by those employees in the same years.
§ Dr. Gilbert
Ministry of Defence staff restaurants, in common with all other Civil Service staff restaurants throughout the country, are provided free of charge with premises, equipment and services.
Each restaurant is currently entitled to a graduated subsidy designed to encourage efficiency. In addition some units, mainly industrial ones, receive reimbursement for special operating expenses. The cost of these cash subsidies and the contribution made by employees is set out below:
§ Mr. Wellbeloved
The RAF stations at Greenham Common, Sculthorpe and Wethersfield are maintained as Standby Deployment Bases for use by units of the United States Air Force.