HC Deb 29 April 1965 vol 711 c78W
50. Mr. Woodburn

asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he is aware of the necessity of combining research into a practical nuclear propulsion engine for ships with examination of the appropriate design of such ships, their handling and their accommodation at ports with a view to everything being ready to make the best use of success in an economical nuclear power unit when it is achieved; and what proposals he has in this regard.

Mr. Mason

Yes. All relevant factors are being taken into account in the Government's review of this subject.