37. Mr. E. Martin Smith
asked the Minister of Health when it is proposed to reopen the St. George's Hospital, Long Leys Road, Lincoln.
Is the Minister aware that when this hospital was taken over again in November, 1948, there were also taken over two clerks, four or five boiler and maintenance men and also, about that time, a steward or attendant and an assistant matron? Is he aware that, because of that, the hospital has been spending—I am told on good authority— approximately £10,000 a year, for which there has been no return whatsoever? Is he also aware that—