HC Deb 08 December 1949 vol 470 cc182-200W
45 The Prime Minister

pursuant to his reply to Oral Question No.this day circulated the following information:

The members of the Board of socialised industries, including the Executives and the Area Boards appointed under Statute, with details of salaries and allowances, are shown in List A below. The names

Office Name Salary Allowance
British Overseas Airways Corporation
Chairman Sir Miles Thomas, D.F.C.. M.I.A.E., M.S.A.E. £7,500 £1,000*
Deputy Chairman Mr. Whitney Straight, C.B.E., M.C., D.F.C.
Deputy Chairman Mr. J. W. Booth
Adviser on International Affairs to the Corporation Major J. R. McCrindle, O.B.E.. M.C.
Members (Part-time) Major R. H. Thornton, M.C. £500
Lord Burghley K.C.M.G.
Sir Clement Jones, C.B.
Mr. H. L. Newlands, M.B.E. £1,500 engaged on special duties
British European Airways Corporation
Chairman Marshal of the R.A.F. Lord Douglas of Kirtleside, G.C.B., M.C, D.F.C. £5,000 £750*
Deputy Chairman (Part-time) Mr. J. H. Keeling £1,500‡
Managing Director (Chief Executive) Mr. P. G. Masefield
Members (Part-time) Wing Cdr. A. H. Measures C.B.E. M.I.Mech.E. £1,500 engaged on special duties
Sir Patrick Dollan, LL.D., D.L., J.P
Mr. W. A. Edmenson. C.B.E. £1,500‡
Mr. A. C. Ping £1,200 engaged on special duties
British South American Airways Corporation (The Corporation is being merged with B.O.A.C. under the Airways Corporations Act, 1949. At present the Board remains as a separate entity)
Chairman Mr. J. W. Booth Unpaid (see Board of B.O.A.C.)
Deputy Chairman Sir Francis Brake, M.I.E.E. £750
Members (Part-time) Mr. G. Mc. T. Sheppard £750
Sir John Stephenson, C.B.E., J.P. Unpaid
Mr. Whitney Straight. C.B.E.. M.C., D.F.C. Unpaid (see Board of B.O.A.C.)
* These sums are exclusive of (a) overseas visits, (b) special large scale entertainments, (c) car and chauffeur for official duties.
They are inclusive of travelling and subsistence expenses in this country Travelling and subsistence expenses in this country of other members are reimbursed.
† Remuneration for full time executive appointment has been determined by the Corporation.
‡ Voluntarily not drawn since 31.3.1948.

of those who are members of more than one of these Boards are shown in List B. Some members of Public Boards draw pension or retain pension rights in respect of previous employment, but although statutory authority exists for pension arrangements in respect solely of service as a member of a Public Board, no such general arrangements have in fact been made. The information relates to the position on 30th November, 1949.

Office Name Salary Allowance
Board of Cable and Wireless Ltd.
Chairman Sir Stanley Angwin, K.B.E., D.S.O., M.C., T.D. £2,500 £350
Managing Director Mr. J. Innes, C.B. £5,000 £350
Director (Full-time) Maj.-Gen. L. B. Nicholls, C.B., C.B.E. £2,000
Directors (Part-time) Mr. C. N. Gallie £750
Mr. A. Black
National Coal Board
Chairman Viscount Hyndley, G.B.E. £8,500 £10,000 for the Board as a whole
Deputy Chairman Sir Arthur W. Street, G.C.B., K.B.E., C.M.G., C.I.E., M.C. £5,000 (personal)
Members (Full-time) Sir Geoffrey Vickers, V.C. £5,000
Mr. L. H. H. Lowe.
Sir Charles Ellis, F.R.S.
Mr. E. Edwards
Sir Eric Young
Members (Part-time) Mr. J. H. Hambro, C.M.G. £500
Sir Geoffrey Heyworth.
Aid. Sydney Jones
Mr. Gavin Martin
Sir Godfrey Mitchell
Colonial Development Corporation
Chairman Rt. Hon. Lord Trefgarne £5,000 £2,000 for the Board as a whole
Deputy Chairman Mr. R. E. Brook, O.B.E. £3,000
Members (Part-time) Mr. E. C. Tansley, C.M.G. £500
Mr. H. M. Hume, C.B.E., M.C.
Mr. H. M. Gibson, J.P.
Lord Milverton, G.C.M.G.
Mr. A. J. Mitchell
Sir Miles Thomas, D.F.C., M.I.A.E., M.S.A.E. Unpaid
Mr. J. Rosa, O.B.E.
Sir Charles Darwin, K.B.E., M.C, Sc.D., F.R.S.
Raw Cotton Commission
Chairman Mr. H. O. R. Hindiey £5,000 £500
Members (Full-time) Mr. J. T. Porritt £3,000 £250
Sir John H. Wise, K.C.M.G., C.B.E.
Members (Part-time) Mr. J. M.Cook £500
Mr. A. J. Byrne
Mr. J. Etherington
Mr. W. A. M. Hesketh
Sir Ralph Lacfey
Mr. A. Roberts, O.B.E., J.P.
Mr. C. Schofield
Mr. A. V. Symons Unpaid
British Electricity Authority
Chairman Rt. Hon. Lord Citrine, P.C., K.B.E. £8,500 £2,500 for the Central Authority as a whole
Two Deputy Chairmen Sir Henry Self, K.C.B., K.C.M.G., K.B.E. £5,000
Sir John Hacking, M.I.E.E.
Member (Full-time) Mr. E. W. Bussey, C.B.E. £3,500
Members (Part-time) Dame Caroline Haslett, D.B.E., Comp. I.E.E. £1,000
Alderman Sir William Walker, J.P., M.I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E.
Lt. Col. E. H. E. Woodward, C.B.E., M.C, T.D., B.Sc. (Eng.), M.I.E.E.

Office Name Salary Allowance
British Electricity Authority —com.
Member (ex-officio) Four Chairmen of Area Boards Rt. Hon. T. Johnston, P.C., LL.D. Unpaid:
Mr. H. J. Randall, F.C.I.S.. C.I.E.E. Salaries as Chairmen of Area Boards (see below)
Mr. J. S. Pickles, J.P., B.Sc., M.I.E.E.
Alderman W. S. Lewis, C.B.E., J.P.
Mr. J. Eccles, B.Sc., M.Inst.C.E., M.I.E.E.. M.I.Mech.E.
Electricity Area Boards
Chairmen £4,000* £1,500 for each Board
Deputy Chairmen £3,500
Members (Part-time) £750†
Chairman Mr. H. J. Randall, F.C.I.S., C.I.E.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. E. A. Mills. M.lnst.C.E.. M.I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E.
Members Mr. W. J. H. Wood, M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E.
Mr. P. Dunsheath, C.B.E., D.Sc.
Alderman C. W. Dixon
Mr. W. A. Jones
Mrs. George Dunbar, O.B.E.
Mr. G. Eley, C.B.E., M.A.
Mr. I. J. Hayward, J.P. (Chairman Consultative Council)
South Eastern
Chairman Mr. N. Elliott, C.B.E., M.A. M.I.E.E., M.Inst.C.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. W. R. T. Skinner, B.Sc., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E.
Members Mr. G. Humphreys
Alderman E. Simms
Sir Merrik R. Burrell, Bt., C.B.E.. J.P
Mr. W. J. Oswald, A.M.I.E.E.
Mr. C. G. Morley New, M.I.E.E.
The Rt. Hon. Viscount Falmouth
Mr. M. A. Bulloch, A.C.G.I., A.M.I.E.E. (Chairman Consultative Council)
Chairman Mr. H. Nimmo, M.Inst.C.E. M.I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. R. R. B. Brown, B.A., B.Sc.
Members Aid. J. P. D. Lacey, O.B.E., J.P.
Lt. Col. E. L. Luce, D.S.O., T.D. I.P
Councillor A. Lockwood
Mr. W. H. Lawson, B.A., F.C.A.
Major H. Richardson, O.B.E., M.C., T.D.. J.P., F.R.S.E., M.I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E.
Major Sir Hubert Young, K.C.M.G., D.S.O. (Chairman Consultative Council)
South Western
Chairman Mr. S. F. Steward, C.B.E., M.I.P.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. H. Midgley. M.Sc. (Eng.). M.I.C.E., M.I.E.E.
Members Engineer Vice-Admiral Sir John Kingcome, K.C.B.. M.I.Mech.E., M.I.N.A.
Mr. F. Forrest, C.B.E., M.lnst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E.
Mr. A. N. Irens, M.I.E.E., A.F.R.Ae.S.
Mr. G. H. Johnstone, D.L., O.B.E
Councillor S. H. Payne, J.P.
Alderman H. J. Perry. J.P (Chairman. Consultative Council)
* Two Chairmen of Electricity Area Boards continue to receive the higher salaries which they were paid as officers of undertakings absorbed under the Act.
† Chairmen of ConsuItative Councils receive £1,000

Office Name Salary Allowance
Chairman Mr. C. I. Melling, M.Sc. (Tech.). M.I.F.E., M.I.Mech.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. H. C. Waters, A.M.I.E.E.
Members Capt. J. M. Donaldson. M.C., M.Inst.C.E., M.I.E.E.
Mr. W. J. Humphreys.
Sir Cecil Oakes, C.B.E.
Mr. W Newcome-Baker, A.I.B.A.E.
Alderman W. J. Bennett. J.P (Chairman, Consultative Council)
East Midlands
Chairman Mr. C. R. King
Deputy Chairman Mr. J. Mould, A.M.I.E.E.
Members Alderman A. Sturgess, O.B.E., J.P.
Mr. G. H. B Wilson. O B.E.. M.C., A.F.C., J.P.
Alderman A. Joyce, J.P.
Mr. J. T. Graham
Alderman J. Minto
Mr. L. L. Perkins (Chairman. Consultative Council)
Chairman Alderman W. S. Lewis, C.B.E., J.P.
Deputy Chairman Mr. D. H. Kendon, B.Sc. (Eng.). M.I.E.E.
Members Councillor A. E. Bennett, J.P.
Capt. L. H. Green, M.B.E.
Mr. S. Burman, M.B.E.
Mr C. R. Heathcock, P.C.I.S.
Mr. J. McDowall
Mr. G. B Partridge
Alderman H. Leason, J.P., A.M.I.E.E. (Chairman. Consultative Council)
South Wales
Chairman Mr. L. Howies. M.I.E.E.. M.I.Struct.E., F.R.S.A.
Deputy Chairman Mr. E. Jones, M.I.E.E., M.l.Mech.E.
Members … … Councillor I. R. Thomas
Alderman T. Evans, J.P.
Sir Gerald Bruce K.C.B.. C.M.G., D.S.O. Mr. B. Curran
Principal R. James. D.I.C., A.M.I.Mech.E. Mr. L. Parsons
Alderman A. E. Gough J.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
Merseyside and North Wales
Chairman Mr. J. Eccles, B.Sc. M.Inst.C.E., M.I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. D. P. Oliver
Members Mr. G. K. Paton, M.I.E.E.
Alderman A. Hewitt, O.B.E., D.L. J.P
Mr. J. A. Duncan, B.Sc.
Sir Arthur Pickup
Mr. H. Evans, J.P
Mr. G. A. S. Nairn, M.B.E. (Unpaid)
Chairman Mr. W. M. Lapper, O.B.E. A.M.I.E.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. F. Newey, M.I.E.E.
Members Mr. H. F. Sherborne, M.C.. MA
Mr. A. R. Baines, C.B.E.
Councillor H. Fairbotham. J.P
Alderman J. H. Bingham
Mr. R. E. Crowe
Alderman W. Leach (Chairman Consultative Council)

Office Name Salary Allowance
North Eastern
Chairman Mr. H. H. Mullens, B.Sc., M.I.E.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. T. E. Daniel, M.Eng., A.M.I.Mech.E., M.I.E.E.
Members Councillor Miss N. Bails, J.P.
Mr. C. I. C. Bosanquet
Col. E. G. Angus, C.B.E., M.C., T.D., D.L.
Alderman C. F. Sanderson
Alderman J. W. Mitchell
Mr. W. S. Hall, M.B.E., J.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
North Western
Chairman Sir Joseph Hallsworth, M.A.
Deputy Chairman Mr. R. A. S. Thwaites, B.Sc. (Eng.), M.Inst.C.E., M.I.E.E., M.I.Mech.E.
Members Col. J. S. A. Walker, M.I.C.E., M.I.Mech.E.
Alderman H. E. Rhodes, J.P.
Miss N. Kenyon
Alderman J. R. Potts, J.P.
Mr. E. J. Smith
Mr. M. L. Haselden
Alderman Wright Robinson (Chairman, Consultative Council)
South East Scotland
Chairman Sir Norman Duke, K.B.E., C.B., D.S.O., M.C.
Deputy Chairman Mr. W. S. Sawtell, M.l.E.E.
Members Mr. G. McLaren, C.B.E., J.P.
Sir Ernest Wedderburn, O.B.E., D.Sc, LL.D.
Capt. R. J. Thomson, D.L.
Mr. R. W. McCrone, B.Sc. (Eng.), A.M.I.C.E., M.C.
Mr. J. M. Airlie (Chairman. Consultative Council)
South West Scotland
Chairman Mr. J. S. Pickles, B.Sc., M.I.E.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. W. Hutton, M.A., LL.B.
Members Mr. T. Murray
Col. J. G. Crabbe, O.B.E., M.C.
Mr. J. Millar
Mr. J. B. Mavor
Mr. G. Morgan, M.I.E.E.
Mr. J. Sullivan
Councillor A. B. Mackay (Chairman, Consultative Council)
North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board
Chairman (Part-time) Rt. Hon. Tom Johnston, P.C., LL.D. Unpaid £1,500 for the Board as a whole
Deputy Chairman Sir Edward MacColl £3,500
Members (Part-time) Mr. Neil Beaton £750
Sir John Erskine, C.B.E., D.L., J.P.
Sir Hugh Mackenzie, C.B.E., J.P.
Provost G. T. M'Glashan, J.P.
Mr. G. R. Mcintosh, C.B.E.
Overseas Food Corporation
Chairman Sir Leslie Plummer £5,000 £2,000 for the Board as a whole
Deputy Chairman Sir Donald Perrott, K.B.E. £4,000
Member, (Full-time) Mr. James McFadyen, J.P. £4,000
Sir Charles Lockhart, K.B.E. £3,000 (Receives only £2,000 while working 3 days a week in U.K.)

Office Name Salary Allowance
Overseas Food Corporation —com.
Members (Part-time) Lord Rothschild, G.M., Ph.D. £500
Mr. Frank Samuel £500
Sir Eric T. Coates, C.S.I.. C.I.E.. will be joining the Board as a full-time member on 1st January, 1950. at a salary of £4,000.
British Transport Commission
Chairman Sir Cyril Hurcomb, G.C.B., K.B.E. £8,500, of which £7,000 only is drawn £4,000 for the Commission as a wholf
Members (Full-time) Mr. J. Benstead. C.B.E. £5,000
Lord Rusholme
Sir William Wood, K.B.E.
Member (Part-time) Capt. Sir Ian Bolton, Bart., O.B.E. £1,000
Railway Executive Chairman Sir Eustace Missenden, O.B.E. £7,000
Members (Full-time) Mr. W. P. Allen, C.B.E. £5,000
Mr. V. M. Barrington-Ward, C.B.E., D.S.O
Mr. D. Blee
Mr. R. A. Riddles, C.B.E., M.l.Mech.E.
Mr. J. C. L. Train, M.C., M.lnst.C.E.
General Sir Daril G. Watson. G.C.B., C.B.E.. M.C.
One member who was an officer of an undertaking absorbed under the Act will continue to receive the higher amount he was then paid
Members (Part-time) Mr. C. Nevile £750
Sir Wilfrid Ayre Unpaid
London Transport Executive
Chairman Rt. Hon. Lord Latham. J.P. £5,000
Members (Full-time) Mr. John Cliff £3,500
Mr. A. H. Grainger
Mr. L. C. Hawkins, M.Inst. T.
Mr. A. B. B. Valentine, M.Inst.T.
In three cases in which officers of L.P.T.B were in receipt of higher salaries they will continue to receive the higher amount
Members (Part-time) Sir Richard Burbidge, Bt.. C.B.E. £750
Sir Edward Hardy
Rt. Hon. Lord Williams, J.P
Road Haulage Executive
Chairman Maj.-Gen. G N Russell. C.B.. C.B.E. M.Inst.T. £5,000
Members (Full-time) Mr. C. Barrington, M.I.Mech.E., M.I.A.E. M.Inst.T. £3,500
Mr. H. E. Clay
Mr. A. Henderson, M.Inst.T.
Members (Part-time) Mr. H. T. Dutfield, M.Inst.T. £750
Mr. P. J R. Tapp, C.B.E., M.C, M.Inst.T.
Road Passenger Executive
Chairman Mr. G. Cardwell. M.Inst.T. £5,000
Members (Full-time) Mr. W. Vane Morland, M.l.Mech.E., M.I.A.E., M.lnst.T. £3,500
Members (Part-time) Mr. James Amos, O.B.E., M.Inst.T. Unpaid
Mr. W. Beckett £750
Mr S Kennedy M.Inst T. Unpaid

Office Name Salary Allowance
Docks and Inland Waterways Executive
Chairman Sir Reginald H. Hill, K.B.E., C.B. £5,000
Members (Full-time) Sir Robert Letch £3,500
Mr. J. Donovan
Mr. R. Davidson
Members (Part-time) Mr. G. Cadbury £750
Sir Hector McNeil
Sir Ernest H. Murrant, K.C.M.G., M.B.E. Unpaid
Hotels Executive
Chairman Rt. Hon. Lord Inman, J.P. £5,000
Members (Full-time) Mr. F. G. Hole £3,000*
Members (Part-time) Mrs. Ella Gasking, O.B.E. £500
Mr. E. W. Wimble, C.B.E.
Sir Harry Methven Unpaid
Gas Council
Chairman Sir Edgar Sylvester, K.B.E., F.C.A. £6,000 £1,000
Deputy Chairman Col. H. C. Smith, O.B.E., D.L., J.P., M.Inst.C.E. £5,000 £500
Members Chairmen of Area Gas Boards Salaries as Chairmen of Area Gas Boards see below.
Area Gas Boards
Chairmen £4,500 £500
Deputy Chairmen £3,500 £400
Full-time Members £3,000
Part-time Members £500
In four cases where officers of Gas undertakings have existing contracts at a higher salary, they will receive a personal addition to the salary shown above.
Chairman Sir Andrew Clow, K.C.S.I., C.I.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. D. D. Burns, E.L.E.E.
Members (Full-time) Mr. D. D. Melvin, M.Inst.Gas.E.
Mr. Charles Murdoch, J.P.
Members (Part-time) Mr. J. Campbell, M.B.E.
Mr. David Fulton, M.Inst.Gas E.
Mr. R. L. H. Valentine, J.P.
Mr. A. T. Morrison, C.B.E. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
Chairman Mr. E. Crowther, M.Eng., M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Gas E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. J. R. Bradshaw, J.P., B.Sc. (Eng.) (Lond.)
Members (Part-time) Lord Adams, O.B.E.
Alderman C. R. Flynn, O.B.E., J.P.
Lieut. Col. H. Haswell Peile, T.D.
Mr. H. A. Sisson, O.B.E., M.A., F.C.A.
Alderman J. Hoy, B.E.M., J.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
* Continues to receive the higher salary of which he was in receipt as an officer of the Railway Executive.
† Chairmen of Consultative Councils receive £750.
‡ A further allowance not exceeding £600 is available at the discretion of the Chairman of each Gas Board for the use of members and part-time members.

Office Name Salary Allowance
Area Gat Boards —cont.
North Western
Chairman Colonel W. M. Carr. O.B.E.. T.D., M.I.Gas E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. A. Henshall
Members (Full-time) Mr. H. Butters
Members (Part-time) Mr. E. A. Carpenter
Mr. W. W. B. Stoddart, J.P.
Mr. E. W. Tame, O.B.E., J.P.
Mr. D. P. Welman, M.I.Mech.E., A.I.E.E.
Councillor C. E. P. Stott. J.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
North Eastern
Chairman Dr. Rogers Edwards
Deputy Chairman Mr. G. E. Currier, M.B.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Gas E.
Members (Full-time) Mr. Alexander McDonald, B.Sc., A.R.T.C, A.R.I.C., M.I.Gas E.
Members (Part-time) Mr. G. H. Bagnall
Professor A. L. Roberts
Mr. W. R. Todd
Mr. R. Walton, F.C.A., A.C.I.S., F.T.I.I.
Mr. W. Regan, J.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
East Midlands
Chairman Mr. Henry F. H. Jones, M.B.E., M.A., A.M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Gas E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. Sydney Smith, M.I.G.S., M.I.F.
Members (Part-time) Mr. John Green, J.P.
Mr. E. D. A. Herbert, O.B.E., M.A.
Mr. T. W. Kerry, J.P.
Councillor Frank Lee, B.A., B.Sc.
Councillor S. J. Perry, A.M.I.Mech.E.
Alderman C. R. Bates, O.B.E., J.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
West Midlands
Chairman Mr. G. le B. Diamond, C.B.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Gas E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. G. A. Matthews, J.P.
Member (Full-time) Mr. A. W. Lee
Members (Part-time) Mr. A. E. Hewitt, M.C., J.P.
Mr. A. W. Smith, C.B.E., F.C.I.S
Mr. C. G. Spragg, O.B.E., J.P.
Councillor W. H. Malcolm, J.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
Chairman Mr.T.Mervyn Jones, M.A.,LL.M. (Cantab.), LL.B. (Wales)
Deputy Chairman Mr. R. S. Snelling, F.C.I.S.
Member (Full-time) Mr. E. M. Edwards, M.I.Gas E., A.M.I.Mech.E.
Members (Part-time) Mr. J. C. Clay
Alderman J. E. Emanuel
Sir William Jones, C.B.E.
Mr. F. E. Price
Alderman G. F. Hamer, C.B.E., J.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
Chairman Sir John Stephenson, C.B.E., J.P.
Deputy Chairman Mr. J. H. Dyde, M.Sc, M.Inst.Gas E.
Members (Part-time) Mr. A. M. Baer
Mr. W. C. Kincaid
Mr. F. W. Morris, F.C.A.
Mr. J. W. Napier, B.Sc, M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Chem.E., A.I.GasE.
Mr. Edward Woodall, O.B.E.
Councillor R. Turner (Chairman, Consulative Council)

Office Name Salary Allowance
Area Gas Boards —cont.
North Thames
Chairman Mr. M. Milne-Watson
Deputy Chairman Mr. Falconer M. Birks, C.B.E., M.lnst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E.
Members (Part-time) Mrs. I. T. Barclay, B.A., F.R.I.C.S.
Mr. C. D. Dillon, B.A., A.C.A.
Dr. E. V. Evans, O.B.E., F.R.I.C.
Lord Forrester of Corstorphine
Mr. L. C. Hansen, M.B.E.
Councillor E. Baylias (Chairman, Consultative Council)
South Eastern
Chairman Mr. W. K. Hutchison, B.A., B.Sc., M.I.Chem.E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. R. S. Johnson, M.B.E., M.A., LL.B.
Members (Part-time) Mr. Tom Brown, B.Comm., F.C.W.A.
Mr. Andrew Dalgleish
Mr. K. W. Hickman, A.C.A.
Dame Vera Laughton-Mathews, D.B.E.
Alderman A. C. Warwick. I.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)
Chairman Mr. Owen R. Guard
Deputy Chairman Mr.S.E. Whitehead, J.P., B.Sc., M.Inst.C.E., M.I.Mech.E., M.I.Gas E.
Members (Part-time) Mr. R. P.Chester, J.P.
Mr. A. R. McBain, C.B.. O.B.E.
Mr. G. L. Perkins
Mr. A. E. Smith
Mr. S. V. Smith
Alderman J. W. Moore (Chairman, Consultative Council)
South Western
Chairman Mr. C. H. Chester, O.B.E.. M.I.Mech.E., F.C.S., M.I.Gas E.
Deputy Chairman Mr. E. R. V. Porter, O.B.E.
Members (Part-time) Mr. Laurence Easterbrook, O.B.E.
Mr. A. W. Grant, C.B.E.
Mr. H. V. Slade, M.B.E., J.P.
Alderman H. E. Wright, J.P.
Councillor A. W. Loveys, C.C., J.P. (Chairman, Consultative Council)

Sir Miles Thomas Chairman, British Overseas Airways Corporation.
Member, Colonial Development Corporation (unpaid).
Sir John Stephenson Chairman, Eastern Gas Board.
Member, British South American Airways Corporation.
Mr. J. W. Booth Chairman, British South American Airways Corporation.
Deputy Chairman, British Overseas Airways Corporation.
Mr. Whitney Straight Deputy Chairman, British Overseas Airways Corporation.
Member, British South American Airways Corporation.

In addition, the Rt. Hon. Tom Johnston, Chairman of the North of Scotland Hydro-Electric Board, and four Chairmen of Electricity Area Boards (Mr. J. Eccles, Alderman W. S. Lewis, Mr. J. S. Pickles and Mr. H. J. Randall) serve, without remuneration, as members of the Central Electricity Authority, pursuant to Sections 3 (2) (b) and (c) of the Electricity Act, 1947.