HC Deb 02 March 1965 vol 707 cc199-200W
21. Mr. Webster

asked the Minister of Technology what new research projects he has initiated, and what is the cost to public funds; and what old projects he has cancelled, and what is the saving to public funds.

Mr. Cousins

I have initiated no new research projects as such, but I would refer the hon. Member to my Answers to the right hon. And learned Member for St. Marylebone (Mr. Hogg) of 23rd February last, in which I gave details of new development contracts at present the responsibility of the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research. No projects have been cancelled.