§ Commander Noble
asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Admiralty the number of vacancies, the number of candidates, the number who failed in the written examination, the number who failed in the interview and the number appointed as cadets in the forthcoming January entry under the new Dartmouth Scheme; and if he will give a list of successful candidates' schools.51W
§ 25 Mr. J. Callaghan
Details of the January, 1951, entry under the new Dartmouth Scheme are given below:
ENTRIES TO DARTMOUTH UNDER NEW SCHEME OF ENTRY AT AGE 16 (JANUARY, 1951 ENTRY) Number of vacancies Executive Branch 13 Engineering Branch 11 Supply and Secretariat Branch 3 Total 27 Number entered as cadets Executive Branch 13 Engineering Branch 9 Supply and Secretariat Branch 3 Total 25 Number of applicants 188 Number who sat the examination 181 Number who failed the examination 124 Number who failed the interview 31 Medically unfit 1
List of schools ofsuccessful candidates
Belmont Abbey School, Bishop's Stortford College, Borden Grammar School, Clacton County High School, Collyer's School, H.M.S. Conway, Downside School, Dulwich College, Epsom County Grammar School, Eton College, Felstead School, George Washington High School, U.S.A., Gillingham County Grammar School, Hyndland Senior Secondary School, Glasgow, King William's College, Isle of Man, King's College School, Wimbledon, Manchester Grammar School, Melville College, Edinburgh, Millfield School, Street, Somerset, Moseley Hall Grammar School, Nautical College, Pangbourne, Royal Belfast Academical Institution, Taunton School, Torquay Boys' Grammar School, Wintringham Grammar School.