§ Mr. Iremonger
asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies how many administrative and technical vacancies in the oversea service have existed and how many have been filled from the United Kingdom and local recruitment in Colonial Territories in various regions, in the periods 1947–51 and 1952–56, respectively.
§ Mr. Lennox-Boyd
The information sought is not immediately available, and may be impossible to supply in full, but I am having inquiries made and will write to my hon. Friend as soon as possible.