Environment Food and Rural Affairs
Simon Hart (Carmarthen West and South Pembrokeshire, Conservative)
To ask the Secretary of State for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs whether any other organisations offered to take over the running of the National Equine Database prior to the decision to close the database.
David Heath (Somerton and Frome, Liberal Democrat)
A total of 19 bids were received in response to a formal procurement exercise. This was run in order to assess the costs and benefits of a successor to the National Equine Database.