The Comprehensive Spending Review has been agreed and a brief summary announced in Parliament by SofS. The DEL will be: 08/09 34bn 09/10 35.3bn 10/11 36.9bn (not including ops or defence modernisation fund). SofS has also announced the agreement to build the two new carriers, Queen Elizabeth and the Prince of Wales, which will enter service in 2014 and 2016. All three naval bases will be retained, albeit with some reductions to personnel. A priority in the CSR period will be the improvement of accommodation for Service personnel.