HC Deb 12 December 1955 vol 547 cc822-3
57. Mr. Simmons

asked the Minister of Health how many hospitals dealing with war pensioners now remain under the direct control of his Department; and what is their bed capacity.

Mr. Iain Macleod

Seven war pensioner hospitals with a total capacity of 1,758 beds are under the direct administration of my Department. In addition, there are two Polish hospitals providing 498 beds.