Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how much was spent by his Department on military personnel from each of the Royal Navy's (a) services and (b) branches in each year since 2010.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what was spent by his Department on military personnel from each of the Army's Regiments and Corps in each year since 2010.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what the total value of disposal receipts is to date from the disposal of sites identified in his Department's Better Defence Estate Strategy.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what estimate he has made of the cost to the public purse of subject access requests for patient medical records by third parties under the General Data Protection Regulations.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, what steps he is taking to prevent third parties requesting patient medical records through subject access requests under the General Data Protection Regulation.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Health and Social Care, when he plans to respond to letters to his predecessor from the hon. Member for North Durham on whistle blowing dated 5 May, 24 May and 25 June 2018.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, with reference to the independent report written by the hon. Member for Ludlow entitled Growing the contribution of defence to UK prosperity, published by his Department on 9 July 2018, if he will issue a formal response to each recommendation made in that report.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, pursuant to the Answer of 9 July 2018 to Question 160710 on Patrol Craft, whether his Department exempted the orders for Batch 2 River-class offshore patrol vessels from international competition under Article 346 of the Treaty on the Functioning of the European Union.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, when he plans to publish the conclusions of each of the four work streams under the Modernising Defence Programme.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, if will list each of the long-lead items required for the first eight T26 frigates.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, on how many occasions Royal Fleet Auxiliary ships have been utilised by the UK and its allies in support of counter-narcotics operations since 2010.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, what estimate he has made of the value of efficiencies created for the Dreadnought class ballistic missile submarine as a result of cooperation with the United States.
Kevan Jones: To ask the Secretary of State for International Trade, with reference to the Government press release, PM hails biggest Naval defence contract for a decade, published on 28 June 2018, if he will provide further detail on the calculations for the value of the Global Combat Ship Australia contract valued at £20 billion.
Kevan Jones: The Minister is being economical with his quote, because it was not about design—it was about the export of a vessel, which we have not done since 1960. Does he envisage a day when we will be building French, German and Italian warships in UK yards?
Kevan Jones: This is all very interesting, but when is my hon. Friend going to reply to this debate? Some very serious points have been raised about defence issues, which are very relevant to defence workers across this country. I am sorry, but this is simply not answering them.
Kevan Jones: On a point of order, Mr Deputy Speaker. I thought that it was customary in a wind-up to reply to the debate. I am sorry, but Big Ben has not been mentioned this afternoon. The many defence workers who lobbied Parliament yesterday on this contract expect us to respond to this debate.
Kevan Jones: I welcome this debate and declare two interests: first, as a member of the GMB union; and, secondly, as the chair of the all-party group on shipbuilding and ship repair. This is a great opportunity to highlight a great industry encompassing not only shipbuilding, but maritime engineering, ship repair, design and combat systems. It is also an opportunity to celebrate the skills of the...
Kevan Jones: Will the hon. Gentleman give way?
Kevan Jones: Could the hon. Gentleman give me an example of a single country in the world, including the United States, that would have procured these naval ships from overseas yards?
Kevan Jones: The Minister is talking complete and utter nonsense. On the military afloat reach and sustainability contract, there was no UK bid, and the reason for that was that the industry was told that the contract was going abroad. As my right hon. Friend the Member for Warley has just said, the Korean bid was underbid and basically bankrolled by the South Korean Government.