§ 77. Mr. Gourlay
asked the Postmaster General if he will publish in the Official Report the list of telephone exchanges in Scotland at present providing Sub scriber Trunk Dialling facilities; and which additional exchanges will be transferred to the Subscriber Trunk Dialling system in 1964, 1965, and 1966, respectively.
§ Mr. Bevins
Yes. I am today publishing the information in the Official Report. I should add that the forward programme is somewhat less firm for the later years than for 1964.42W
1. Telephone Exchanges in Scotland at which the Subscriber Trunk Dialling facility has been provided (as at 15th Tune. 1963): Aberdeen. Duntocher. Annan. East Kilbride. Ayr. Fountainbridge. Bathgate. Kirkintiloch. Bearsden. Leith. Bell. Gourock. Bishopbriggs. Greenock. Bridgeton. Inverness. Caledonian. Motherwell. Cambuslang. North Berwick. Central (Glasgow). Parkhead. City (Glasgow). Perth. Douglas. Stirling. Dumbarton. South (Glasgow). Dumfries. Waverley, Dundee. Western (Glasgow).
2. Telephone Exchanges in Scotland for which plans have been made to introduce the Subscriber Trunk Dialling facility during the years 1963–1966: (a) 1963 (Remainder) Alexandria. Kilbarchan. Bellshill. Larbert. Bo'ness. Newington. Broxburn. Polmont. Falkirk. Scotstoun. Grangemouth. Stranraer. Johnstone. Thurso. Jordanhill. Uddingston Kelvin. Wishaw. (b) 1964 Arbroath. Halfway. Baillieston. Huntly. Banff. Ibrox. Barrhead. Kilmarnock. Battlefield. Langside. Beith. Maryhill. Blantyre. Merrylee. Brediland. Milngavie. Bridge of Weir. Monifieth. Bucksburn. Moss Heights. Busby. Newton Mearns. Clydebank. Pollock. Cranhill. Possil. Croftfoot. Provanmill. Drumchapel. Renfrew. Dunfermline. Shettleston. Elgin. Springburn Giffnock. Stepps. Govan. Thornley Park Granton. (c) 1965 Abbeyhill. Glenboig. Aboyne. Hamilton. Airdrie. Holytown. Alloa. Lockerbie. Alloway. Musselburgh. Auchterarder. Newhouse. Banchory. Oban. Coatbridge. Paisley. Colinton. Pentland. Corstorphine. Peterhead. Craiglockhart. Portobello. Davidson's Mains. Rutherglen. Dean. Scone. Donaldson. Stewarton. Fairmilehead. Stonehaven. Forres. Tannahill. Fraserburgh.
(d) 1966 Ardrossan Saltcoats. Kelso. Biggar. Kilmacolm. Bonnybridge. Kilwinning. Crieff. Kirkcaldy. Cumbernauld. Kirriemuir. Dollar. Largs. Dysart. Larkhall. Fort William. Linlithgow. Helensburgh. Lochgilphead. Inverkeithing. Moffat. Keith. Port Glasgow.