HC Deb 03 March 1966 vol 725 cc349-50W
77. Brigadier Clarke

asked the Secretary of State for Defence if he will make a statement about the effect on workers in Her Majesty's Dockyards of Her Majesty's Government's policy of building no more aircraft carriers.

Mr. J. P. W. Mallalieu

The new carrier could not have come into service before 1973 and the decision not to build her will not have any effect on the work of the Royal Dockyards for many years.

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