§ Mr. Jenkin
To ask the Secretary of State for Defence how many(a) Army, (b) navy and (c) RAF personnel are (i) assigned to operations but not deployed and (ii) are assigned to or deployed on public duties. 
§ Mr. Ingram
I refer the hon. Member to the answer I gave him on 23 April 2002 (Official Report, column 195W).
Around 1,200 Army and 115 RAF personnel are assigned to public duties, mainly in the London Area.