HC Deb 15 May 1952 vol 500 c151W
94. Mr. Robson Brown

asked the Minister of Health what is the annual cost of maintaining an inmate of Broadmoor Criminal Institution.

Mr. Iain MacLeod

I would refer my hon. Friend to the answer given to my hon. Friend the Member for Penrith (Mr. Scott) on 13th May.

95. Mr. Remnant

asked the Minister of Health what steps he proposes to take in order to increase the precautions against the escape of patients from Broadmoor, pending the report of the board of inquiry.

97. Mr. C. Hughes

asked the Minister of Health pending the result of the inquiry into the escape of John Thomas Straffen from Broadmoor on 29th April, what steps are being taken to prevent a recurrence of such incidents.

Mr. Iain MacLeod

It would not be in the public interest to disclose the details of the security measures in operation.