HC Deb 30 November 1953 vol 521 cc104-5W
26 and 27. Mr. G. Thomas

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs (1) how many of Her Majesty's ambassadors were educated at public schools;

(2) how many of Her Majesty's ambassadors were educated at a State grammar school.

Mr. Dodds-Parker

Since the definitions of the categories of schools mentioned by the hon. Member overlap to some extent, I am circulating below a list compiled from available records of the schools attended by Her Majesty's Ambassadors.

Aberdeen Grammar School 1
Blenheim Council School, Leeds 1
Bolton Secondary School 1
Cheltenham College 1
City of London School 1
Daniel Stewart's College, Edinburgh 1
Dublin High School 1
Dumfries Academy 1
Dulwich College 1
Eastbourne College 1
Eton College 5
Gresham's School Holt 1
Harrow School 3
Hele's School, Exeter 2
Keith Grammar School 1
Leighton Park School 1
Liverpool College 1
Malvern College 2
Manchester Grammar School 1
Marlborough College 1
Osborne and Dartmouth Royal Naval College 1
Owen's School 1
Repton School 1
Royal Academy, Belfast 1
St. Lawrence's, Ramsgate 1
St. Paul's School 1
Sherborne School 1
Shrewsbury School 1
University College School 1
Wellington College 3
Westminster School 2
Winchester College 6
Wyggeston School, Leicester 1