§ Mr. Mason
asked the Minister of Health (1) if any special precautions are to be introduced in area such as Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, where the fall-out is noticeably higher, to protect the health of those living therein, (2) if he will outline the positive steps that have now been taken to protect the health of all young children from the increased radiation in the atmosphere and in food and drink as a result of the recent Russian nuclear tests.
§ Mr. Powell
I have nothing to add to what my right hon. Friends the Minister of Defence and the Prime Minister said on 24th and 31st October, respectively.