HC Deb 19 December 1983 vol 51 c71W
Mr. Dobson

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what communications he or Departmental Ministers or officials had with the Health Education Council about the possible appointment of Mr. Michael Daube to the post of head of public affairs; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. John Patten

The Health Education Council is responsible for making its own staff appointments and I cannot comment on the circumstances of a particular appointment.