§ Mr. Dempsey
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will give the approximate dates by which the projects in the first five years of the major works programme of the Hospital Plan for Scotland are expected to be completed.
§ Mr. Noble
The table gives the approximate completion dates for those major projects which are in progress or are likely to have gone out to tender by the end of this year. It is too soon to attempt to forecast the completion dates of projects which will not go to tender for at least another year.
Approximate completion date Year Northern Regional Hospital Board, MacKinnon Memorial Hospital, Broadford, Skye—Extension 1963 New Hospital, Fort William 1964 New Hospital, Portree, Skye 1965 Raigmore Hospital, Inverness—Replacement, Stage I 1967 North-Eastern Regional Hospital Board. Aberdeen Royal Infirmary Radiotherapy Unit 1963 Ladysbridge Hospital, Banff, Stage II (First part) 1963 Seafield Hospital, Buckie (replacement) 1964 Aberdeen Royal Infirmary—Extension, Stage I 1965
Approximate completion date Year Eastern Regional Hospital Board. *Kings Cross Hospital, Dundee—Cubicle Block 1963 Dundee Dental Hospital and School (major extension) 1966 Ninewells Teaching Hospital, Dundee 1969 South-Eastern Regional Hospital Board. Royal Infirmary, Edinburgh—Department of Medicine and Medical Physics 1962(actual) Cameron Hospital, Windy-gates (Geriatric unit) 1963 Royal Edinburgh Hospital (Admission Unit) 1964 Randolph Wemyss Hospital, Buckhaven (Geriatric unit) 1964 Herdmanflatt Hospital, Haddington (Admission Unit) 1964 City Hospital, Edinburgh (major additions) 1965 Victoria Hospital, Kirk caldy—Phase II 1965 *Western General Hospital, Edinburgh—Central Laundry 1965 *Chalmers Hospital, Edinburgh—Eye Institute 1966 Western Regional Hospital Board. Southern General Hospital, Glasgow—Casualty Department 1963 *Falkirk Royal Infirmary—Phase I Redevelopment 1964 Glasgow Victoria Infirmary—Out-patient department 1965 New Hospital Dunoon 1965 Falkirk Royal Infirmary—Ward Unit 1965 Bellsdyke Mental Hospital, Larbert 1965 *Added to programme since publication of Hospital Plan.