§ Mr. Nicholas Winterton
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence what plans which are currently being made by his Department to assist in meeting demand for housing for personnel and their families who cease to be entitled to his Department's housing as a result of redundancy under "Options for Change".
§ Mr. Archie Hamilton
The extent to which redundancies may be necessary as a result of the force reductions announced in the "Statement on the Defence Estimates" on 9 July, is still being examined. The housing implications of any redundancy programme will be taken into account as part of this work.