§ Mr. Galbraith
asked the President of the Board of Trade what is the policy of Her Majesty's Government towards the establishment of a new motor factory in Scotland.119W
§ Mr. William Hamilton
asked the President of the Board of Trade what is the nature of the consultations he is now engaged in concerning the siting of an additional big motor car manufacturing unit in Scotland.
§ Mr. Jay
My Department has already held several meetings with the Ford Motor Company about their expansion plans and I have discussed this matter personally with the Managing Director. I cannot disclose the details of these discussions which are confidential. But we have helped the company to examine suitable sites in development districts, including some in Scotland.