– in the House of Commons on 4th June 1942.
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asked the Prime Minister in what Department the services of Sir Charles Hambro, Lord Bearsted, Captain Lionel Montague, Mr. Brien Clarke, and Mr. H. Sporborg are now employed; and what is their correct military rank?
It would not be in the public interest to give the information asked for by my hon. Friend.
The right hon. Gentleman has said that it would not be in the public interest to give the information.
On a point of Order. If a Minister says that it is not in the public interest, cannot that be questioned?
It is as well sometimes to give a Minister credit for knowing what is in the public interest.
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