HC Deb 06 November 1940 vol 365 cc1318-9
16. Mr. Cecil Wilson

asked the Minister of Information whether he is aware that the chairman of the committee set up in Oxford in connection with the work of the Department has complained that no details are available of the Minister's proposed campaign in favour of the publication of the Empire's war aims; and when is it proposed to issue any further information which would help those committees in carrying out the Minister's object?

The Minister of Information (Mr. Duff Cooper)

I have proposed no such campaign as that referred to in the Question The subject of war aims was dealt with in the Prime Minister's reply to the hon. Member for Nelson and Colne (Mr. Sit- verman) on 15th October, and in the Debate which took place on the Adjournment on the same day.

Mr. Mander

Has not the Minister any further information with regard to the statement on war aims which, he said the other day, the Government were considering?

Mr. Cooper

No, Sir.

Mr. Mander

When will you have?

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