HC Deb 28 November 1973 vol 865 cc164-5W
Mr. Marten

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will make a statement on the inquiry into the management of the State veterinary service and the action which it is proposed to take.

Mrs. Fenner

Various matters affecting recruitment and career opportunities in the Ministry's veterinary service were recently examined by a joint working party representative of management and the veterinary officers. Its conclusions are now being urgently considered and my right hon. Friend is taking a close and continuing personal interest in this.

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