HC Deb 24 July 1950 vol 478 c17W
101. Lady Tweedsmuir

asked the Minister of Health whether, in view of the acute shortage of surgical suture needles in Aberdeen, Edinburgh and Glasgow, he will assist manufacturers to increase supplies as a matter of urgency.

Mr. Blenkinsop

I am aware that there are shortages and my right hon. Friend has been taking steps to assist the manufacturers to increase supplies.