§ Mr. J. H. Osborn
asked the Secretary of State for the Environment whether he will make a statement about the chairmanship of the National Freight Corporation.
§ Mr. Peyton
Sir Reginald Wilson's appointment as the Chairman of the Corporation ends on 8th December. Mr. D. E. A. Pettit, who is now a part-time member of the Corporation, will succeed Sir Reginald as Chairman and will serve262W on a part-time basis until 1st January next, when he will start a five-year term as full-time Chairman.