§ Mr. Stratton Mills
asked the Minister of Aviation on what date he received the appeal of B.K.S. Air Transport Limited concerning the refusal of the Air Transport Licensing Board to permit the operation of a freight service between Belfast, Liverpool and Prestwick; and if he will make a statement on the arrangements for hearing the appeal.
§ Mr. Roy Jenkins
I received the company's appeals on 20th July. Arrangements have been made for the case to be heard on 18th August at 6, Burlington Gardens, London, W.1, starting at 129W 10.30 a.m. I have appointed Sir John Lang, G.C.B., as the Commissioner to hear the appeals and report to me on them.