§ Mr. Meacher
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services when he estimates will be the beginning and end of phases 1, 2 and 3, respectively, in the building of a new hospital in Oldham.
§ Mr. Alison
The redevelopment of Oldham and District General Hospital is at an early stage of planning. The number and timing of the main phases is not settled, but schemes to provide a new boiler house and staff residential accommodation are planned to start in the financial year 1973–74.