§ Dr. Miller
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will consider as a matter of urgency the establishing of another new town in Scotland.105W
§ Dr. Mabon
My right hon. Friend hopes to receive before the end of May the interim report of the planning consultant who is preparing a plan for major expansion in the Irvine area. A decision will then be taken as to whether to designate a new town there. The scope for further new towns will be considered by the Scottish Economic Planning Council and Board.