HC Deb 16 December 1958 vol 597 c196W
135. Lady Tweedsmuir

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer to what extent financial assistance has been sought under the Distribution of Industry (Scortland) Act, by firms wishing to establish themselves in Aberdeen, with particular reference to Spiller's Limited; how many people are expected to be employed by this firm; and when work on their factory wil be completed.

Mr. Erroll

So far, six inquiries have been received about financial assistance for undertakings in Aberdeen under the Distribution of Industry (Industrial Finance) Act, 1958. All approaches are treated as confidential and I regret I can give no information about any particular application or firm.