HC Deb 19 November 1974 vol 881 c368W
Mr. Thorne

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the present position in respect of the new Preston and District Hospital; and when she expects work to commence thereon.

Dr. Owen

Building tenders have been received and are under consideration. Engineering sub-tenders are shortly due. It is still not possible to indicate when the new building can be authorised.