§ 5. Mr. J. Griffiths
asked the Minister of Labour whether his Department has given consideration to the recommendations of the Royal Commission on the Geographical Distribution of Industries, in particular, those regarding the future activities of the Commissioner for Special Areas; and whether he will make a statement on the matter?
§ Mr. E. Brown
I would refer the hon. Member to the answer given by my right hon. Friend the Prime Minister on 29th February.
§ Mr. Griffiths
Will the right hon. Gentleman bear in mind that an authoritative statement ought to be made as soon as possible?