§ Mr. Blair
asked the Prime Minister if she will publish in the Official Report a list of all the privatised undertakings in which Her Majesty's Government now hold a golden share; if she will indicate which Department is responsible for exercising the rights attached to the golden share; and if she will place a copy of each memorandum of association together with appropriate supplementary documentation in the Library.845W
§ The Prime Minister
The Government at present hold Trustee Savings Banks special shares in the undertakings listed:
Company Rights exercised by on on behalf of Amersham International plc Secretary of State for Energy British Aerospace plc Secretary of State for Trade and Industry British Telecommunications plc Secretary of State for Trade and Industry Britoil plc Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury Cable and Wireless plc Lords Commissioners of Her Majesty's Treasury Enterprise Oil plc Secretary of State for Energy Jaguar plc Secretary of State for Trade and Industry Sealink UK Ltd Secretary of State for Transport
I am arranging for copies of the relevant sections from the articles of association for each company to be placed in the Library of the House today.