§ Sir John Wheeler
To ask the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he has appointed lay assessors to Sir John May's inquiry into the Guildford and Woolwich and Maguire cases; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Waddington
My right hon. and learned Friend the Attorney-General and I have, at the request of Sir John May, appointed three assessors to assist the work of his inquiry. They are Sir Richard Barratt, currently HM chief inspector of constabulary, Mr. Alastair Graham, the director of the Industrial Society and Professor J. C. Smith, professor in legal science at Cambridge university.