§ SIR WHITTAKER ELLIS (Surrey, Kingston)
asked the Secretary to the Admiralty, Whether their Lordships propose accepting the offer made by the Port of Great Yarmouth to raise a corps of Naval Volunteers for local defence?
§ THE SECRETARY TO THE ADMIRALTY (Mr. HIBBERT) (Oldham)
In reply to the hon. Baronet, I have to say that the Board of Admiralty have considered the offer of the Port of Great Yarmouth to raise a corps of Naval Volunteers for local defence, and are prepared to accept it.