Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty's Government whether (1) the Service Delivery Wrap, and (2) the Global Interconnect Network, still form part of the Skynet acquisition and tender process.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty's Government how much funding has been allocated to each of the Spearhead programmes of (1) land command and control (C2), (2) joint intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance (ISR), and (3) anti-submarine warfare; and how this will change the way the MoD purchases systems and services.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty's Government what progress they have made with the Air Support to Defence Operational Training programme.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty's Government what is their current policy regarding trade with Algeria; and what support they provide to companies doing business there.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty's Government when they intend to implement the public sector exit payment cap and regulations as provided for in Part 9 of the Enterprise Act 2016.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty's Government how many panel display screens have been purchased for army vehicles in the last five years; and at what cost.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty's Government what is the total cost of the extension to the Sentry Whole Life Support Programme, awarded in October 2016.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty’s Government, in the light of the report from the Prime Minister’s Holocaust Commission, published in January 2015, which identified three prospective sites for the intended Holocaust Memorial, for what reasons, and by what means, was a different site in Victoria Tower Gardens chosen.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty’s Government, further to the Written Answer by Earl Howe on 3 April (HL6359), what was the average cost per flying hour for the C130 fleet for each year since 2005–06; and what was the total cost of running the C130 fleet for each of those years.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many personnel serving in the Parachute Regiment or supporting arms attached to Parachute Regiment Battalions, are not qualified as military parachutists and have not completed the required parachute training.
Lord Robathan: To ask Her Majesty’s Government how many hours the RAF fleet of C-130Js has flown in each year since entering service; and what was the average cost per flying hour for the C-130J over the same period.
Andrew Robathan: To ask the Deputy Prime Minister, what assessment he has made of the extent of inequalities in the distribution of the electorate between constituencies; and if he will make a statement.
Andrew Robathan: To ask the Secretary of State for Work and Pensions, what assessment he has made of trends in the number of people ceasing to claim benefits.
Andrew Robathan: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, how many (a) Ombudsmen and (b) other staff the Financial Ombudsman Service employs; and what the total staffing cost of this body is.
Andrew Robathan: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what guidance has been issued on the qualifications required to become an ombudsman in the Financial Ombudsman Service.
Andrew Robathan: To ask Mr Chancellor of the Exchequer, what guidance he has issued on the provision of advice to investors by self-invested personal pensions providers.
Andrew Robathan: The information is contained in the enclosed tables. The following table lists the 100 wards in Northern Ireland that had the highest electoral registration rate in May 2014. Due to the recent boundary changes, information is not available on the corresponding parliamentary constituencies. Ward District Electoral Area Local Government District Ballyward Slieve Croob Newry, Mourne...
Andrew Robathan: A strong network of air links is vital to boost both trade and tourism to Northern Ireland as well as benefiting the general public. My officials remain in contact with their counterparts in the Department for Transport, the Northern Ireland Departments of Enterprise, Trade and Investment and Regional Development to support air links from Northern Ireland and discuss matters that arise.
Andrew Robathan: I have no plans at present to attend the International Festival for Business but I shall discuss the Festival when I next meet the Northern Ireland Minister for Enterprise, Trade and Investment. I expect the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland, my right hon. Friend the Member for Chipping Barnet (Mrs Villiers), to discuss the Festival with the Chief Executive of UKTI when she meets him...
Andrew Robathan: We have worked hard with the Executive to adapt our reforms flexibly to Northern Ireland circumstances. They will ensure work always pays and help lift people out of poverty by moving them into work. When fully implemented, universal credit will make over 3 million low to middle income households across the UK better off.