Monday, 26 August 1968
The House—after the Adjournment on 26th July, 1968, for the Summer Recess—met at half-past Two o'clock, notice having been given by Mr. SPEAKER,pursuant to Standing Order No. 117...
[Mr. SPEAKERin the Chair]
(by Private Notice) asked the Secretary of State for Defence whether he will make a statement about the midair collision over Holt, Norfolk, on 19th August, 1968.
May I ask the Leader of the House whether he will make a statement on the business of the House?
House to meet Tomorrow at Eleven o'clock, and at Four o'clock Mr. Speaker to adjourn the House without putting any Question.—[The Prime Minister.]
House at its rising Tomorrow, to adjourn till Monday 14th October.—[The Prime Minister.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Harper.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Gourlay.]
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