HC Deb 11 December 1934 vol 296 cc217-8W

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland when the Marr College, Troon, is to be opened for educational purposes; and, in view of the fact that this college, which cost £210,000, has been standing derelict for four years, he will consider the advisability of introducing legislation to take the college from the Marr Trust and hand it over to


As regards the first part of the question, if my hon. Friend will furnish me with particulars of the case be has in mind, I will have inquiries made. As regards the second part of the question, the authority for charging duty on phormium imported as such is the Import Duties Act, 1932, and the authority for charging duty on any particular product of phormium depends upon the nature of the product.