§ 9. Mr. Faulds
asked the Minister of Public Building and Works if he will increase the annual budget of his Ancient Monuments Laboratory from its present figure of £7,000.
§ Mr. John Silkin
The figure mentioned by my hon. Friend is only a small fraction of the total annual budget of the Laboratory. I would also refer my hon. Friend to the reply given on 11th March to my hon. Friend the Member for High Peak (Mr. Peter M. Jackson).—[Vol. 779,c. 1139]