§ Mr. Powell
The question of a recruitment drive is outside the field of the Whitley Councils. I am available to management sides whenever that might be of assistance, but must continue to expect them to be guided by the Government's wages policy.
§ 50. Mr. Awbery
asked the Minister of Health if he will set up a committee to inquire into the conditions under which hospital nurses are working, with especial reference to the hours they spend on day and night duty.
§ Mr. Pavitt
asked the Minister of Health if he will issue advice to hospitals urging that nurses guilty of indiscipline should not be punished by wearing a distinctive gown for a set period.