Orders of the Day — Government Reconstruction.

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 12th March 1942.

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Photo of Captain Alec Cunningham-Reid Captain Alec Cunningham-Reid , St Marylebone

Yes, there are ladies, too; but I used the expression "strong," and I do not think that that is quite indicative of the fair sex.

I believe that the new composition of the Government recently completed by the Prime Minister paves the way for the early decomposition of the Government, especially as the right hon. and learned Member for East Bristol has been packed off to India. I pray that it will not then be too late to get together a Government that includes only those who, by character and ability, are fitted for the responsibility of waging total war.