HC Deb 23 October 1972 vol 843 cc176-7W
59. Mr. Leadbitter

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what representations he has had to assist the marine engine industry; what replies he has sent; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Chataway

I have received recent applications for assistance from two marine engine manufacturers. These are being considered urgently and I am in touch with the companies concerned.