§ Mr. H. Brooke
The Government have decided, in view of the overriding need to increase the country's output of scientists and technologists, to adhere to the scale of development for Imperial College which was announced to Parliament on 29th January, 1953.
§ Mr. Ellis Smith
Can the Minister give an assurance that the same policy will be applied to the rest of the country?
§ Mr. N. Pannell
May we have an assurance that in implementing this scheme no steps will be taken to demolish the tower of the Imperial Institute until the House has had the opportunity of considering the matter?
§ Mr. Brooke
There is a Question for Written Answer addressed to me bearing on the aesthetic aspect of this whole matter. My hon. Friend may like first to study my Answer to that Question and then perhaps pursue the matter further.