Dáil Éireann - Volume 474 - 06 February, 1997

Written Answers. - Mullingar (Westmeath) Barracks.

94. Mrs. O'Rourke asked the Minister for Defence the reason the workshops section of Columb Barracks in Mullingar, County Westmeath is being run down; if he will give details of this strategy; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3440/97]

95. Mrs. O'Rourke asked the Minister for Defence the reason the transport section of Columb Barracks in Mullingar, County Westmeath is being run down; if he will give details of this strategy; and if he will make a statement on the matter. [3441/97]

Minister for Defence (Mr. Barrett): I propose to take Questions Nos. 94 and 95 together. There is no plan to reduce either the workshop section or the transport section of 4 Field Supply and [1019] Transport Company, Columb Barracks, Mullingar.