HC Deb 24 July 1967 vol 751 cc15-6W
69. Sir M. Stoddart-Scott

asked the Minister of Health what developments have recently taken place at Scalebor Park Hospital, Burley-in-Wharfedale; what has been the cost of these extensions; and how far the cost was paid from moneys other than those voted by Parliament.

Mr. Snow

The addition of 104 beds, an out-patient department and associated investigation and treatment facilities; £423,618; not at all.

70. Sir M. Stoddart-Scott

asked the Minister of Health when the new extensions to Scalebor Park Hospital, Burley-in-Wharfedale were opened; who was asked to the opening ceremony; who opened the new extensions; what the opening ceremony cost; and who met the cost.

Mr. Snow

26th April, 1967. Invitations were sent to representatives of civic interests, religious and voluntary organisations, the psychiatric services and hospital authorities. The Chairman of the Regional Board's Mental Health and Geriatrics Committee officiated. Cost, including a memorial plaque, was £64 18s. 2d., met by Wharfedale Hospital Management Committee.