Privatised Utilities (Regulation)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Industry – in the House of Commons at 2:22 pm on 12th July 1995.

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Photo of Mr Jacques Arnold Mr Jacques Arnold , Gravesham 2:22 pm, 12th July 1995

My right hon. Friend will be well aware of the considerable success of the public utilities in obtaining international contracts for Britain. For instance, the water industry has obtained £2,000 million-worth of contracts for Britain in the past year alone. How does it help our public utilities to gain such business for Britain if Opposition Members are forever slinging mud at them?