EU Exit Preparations: Ferry Contracts

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 2:18 pm on 5th March 2019.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Lilian Greenwood Lilian Greenwood Chair, Transport Committee 2:18 pm, 5th March 2019

Does the hon. Gentleman accept that our case is not that there should be no contingency planning, but that if the contingency planning had been done in a timely fashion and under proper procurement rules, it would not have put the Government at the legal risk that has now cost them at least £33 million?