Friday, 10 December 1971
The House met at Eleven o'clock
[Mr. SPEAKER in the Chair]
(by Private Notice) asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement concerning the deaths of British seamen on board the British cargo boat...
The Prime Minister, supported by Mr. Secretary Maudling, Mr. Chancellor of the Exchequer, Mr. William Whitelaw, Mr. Secretary Carr, and Mr. David Howell presented (under Standing Order No. 91...
Order for Second Reading read.
Ordered,That during the proceedings on the matter of Communications in Wales, the Welsh Grand Committee have leave to sit twice on the first day on which they shall meet.—[Mr. Goodhew.]
Motion made, and Question proposed, That this House do now adjourn.—[Mr. Goodhew.]
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