HC Deb 12 March 1970 vol 797 c355W
35. Mr. Ronald Bell

asked the Secre-of State for the Home Department what is the purpose and the cost to public funds of the questionnaire on participation in local activities, Slough and District, issuing from the Home Office Research Unit in which questions are asked of private organisation about the number of their members who are immigrants from various countries, and about the membership policies of those organisations.

Mrs. Shirley Williams

This questionnaire was issued in the course of a pilot study aimed at finding out to what extent members of minority groups participate in the life of the Slough community. It occupied a small part of the time of a research officer.