HC Deb 24 June 1977 vol 933 cc627-8W
Mr. Kenneth Clarke

asked the Secretary of State for Industry whether he will reject the proposal of the Confederation of Shipbuilding and Engineering Unions that the National Enterprise Board should have a majority holding in any merger of the turbo-generator interests of C. A. Parsons Ltd. and GEC Ltd.

Mr. Cryer

Discussions on the degree of NEB involvement are proceeding, and an announcement will be made as soon as possible.