§ 3. Mr. Niall Macpherson
asked the Secretary of State for Air to what extent it is possible for local civilian employees of his Department in overseas stations to become established civil servants.
§ Mr. A. Henderson
Schemes exist for the establishment of non-industrial civilians of British nationality serving in Gibraltar, Malta and the Middle East, subject to their having completed a minimum period of 10 years aggregate service. The question of introducing similar schemes in other areas is being examined.
§ Sir Herbert Williams
Can the right hon. and learned Gentleman say what he means by "the Middle East"?