HC Deb 22 October 1953 vol 518 c301W
120. Mr. Hargreaves

asked the Minister of Health if he is aware of the overcrowding and staff shortage at Garlands Hospital Carlisle; and what steps are being taken to provide new buildings as a matter of urgency.

Mr. Iain Macleod

Yes. The regional hospital board are at present engaged in reconstructing one block which will provide another 40 beds for females in 1954.