Oral Answers to Questions — Trinidad (Imperial College of Tropical Agriculture).

– in the House of Commons on 15th July 1942.

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Photo of Mr David Adams Mr David Adams , Consett

asked the Under-Secretary of State for the Colonies whether the Imperial College of Tropical Agriculture, Trinidad, is reserved for white students only?

Photo of Sir Charles Lyle Sir Charles Lyle , Bournemouth

Is the right hon. Gentleman aware that, when I last visited Trinidad in 1938, there were at the Imperial College, of which I am a governor, Chinese, Malayans, Burmese, and very many coloured students?

Photo of Mr Harold Macmillan Mr Harold Macmillan , Stockton-on-Tees

A very high proportion of the students are non-Europeans.

Photo of Sir Patrick Hannon Sir Patrick Hannon , Birmingham Moseley

With regard to this admirable institution, do not the latest reports show that it has been admirably administered all the time?