§ Mr. Grist
asked the Lord President of the Council what are the names of the members of the Optical Council, their 685W dates of appointment and the interest represented by each member.
Members appointed by the Privy Council Currently appointed Sir Eric Richardson, C.B.E., Ph.D., B.Eng., F.I.E.E., A.M.I., Mech.E., F.P.S., Chairman (Adviser on educational matters) 1st January 1974 Professor J. P. Quilliam, MB., B.S., M.Sc, D.Sc, F.R.C.P., Deputy Chairman (Medical practitioner engaged in pre-clinical training) 1st January 1974 W. Scott Charles, C.A., Honorary Treasurer 1st January 1977 Dr. E. Colin-Russ, O.B.E., M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P., General medical practitioner 1st January 1974 Councillor Mrs. D. Bellerby, J.P., Lay member 6th April 1976 Dame Mary Green, D.B.E., B.A., Lay member 1st January 1977 Franklyn Williams, C.M.G., Lay member 1st January 1974 Members appointed by Examining Bodies P. A. Smith, F.B.O.A., A.M.C.T., British Optical Association 1st January 1974 C. J. Eldridge, LL.B., Worshipful Company of Spectacle Makers 1st January 1974 G. McGrath, F.S.A.O., F.B.O.A., Scottish Association of Opticians 1st January 1974 G. D. Miller, F.S.A.O., D.C.L.P., Jointly by three bodies mentioned above 1st January 1974 E. S. P. Ford, F.A.D.O. (Hons.), Association of Dispensing Opticians 1st January 1974 Member appointed by Ophthalmic Training Institutions Professor G. V. Ball, M.Sc, F.B.O.A., H.D 1st January 1974 Members elected by registered ophthalmic opticians N. Archbold, F.B.O.A., F.S.M.C, D.C.L.P. 1st January 1977 A. S. Sowden, F.B.O.A., D.C.L.P., D.Orth. 1st January 1977 R. F. Banks, F.S.M.C, D.Orth. 1st January 1977 N. W. Gunn, F.B.O.A., F.S.M.C, C.L. Cert. (B.O.A.) 1st January 1977 E. G. Woodward, F.B.O.A., F.S.M.C, D.C.L.P. 1st January 1977 Members elected by registered dispensing opticians M. G. Aird, F.C.I.S. 1st January 1977 N. H. Wingate, F.S.M.C, F.B.O.A., F.A.D.O. 1st January 1977 Members appointed by the Faculty of Ophthalmologists A. G. Cross, M.A., M.D., F.R.C.S., L.R.C.P. 1st January 1977 R. B. Harcourt, J.P., M.A., M.B., B.Chir., F.R.C.S., D.O. 1st January 1977 M. J. Gilkes, M.B., B.S., F.R.C.S. 1st January 1977 W. M. Haining, M.B., Ch.B., F.R.C.S.Ed. 1st January 1977 Member appointed by the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland C. Vance, M.B.E. 1st January 1974