§ Sir L. Ropner
asked the Minister of Health how many patients are on the waiting lists for admission to hospitals in the West Riding of Yorkshire.134W
§ Mr. R. Thompson
At 31st March, 1958, 31,622 names were on the waiting lists of hospitals in the West Riding, including the County Boroughs of Barnsley, Bradford, Dewsbury, Doncaster, Halifax, Huddersfield, Hull, Leeds, Rotherham, Sheffield and Wakefield. In addition there were 132 names on a Regional waiting list maintained by the Leeds Regional Hospital Board for tuberculosis and mental patients.