HC Deb 27 March 1945 vol 409 c1332W
Sir R. Glyn

asked the Minister of Labour whether he will consider the possibility of arranging for French motor mechanics, now unemployed in France, to be brought over and accommodated near those centres where motor lorries are now assembled that are earmarked for export to assist the French authorities in easing the existing transportation problems as soon as these vehicles have been put in running order, which work cannot now be quickly undertaken on account of the shortage of skilled mechanics in this country.

Mr. McCorquodale

My right hon. Friend is examining this suggestion in consultation with my right hon. Friend the Minister of Supply.

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