Oral Answers to Questions — Merchant Shipbuilding (Tutin Scheme).

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 21st July 1942.

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Photo of Sir Richard Pilkington Sir Richard Pilkington , Widnes

I cannot agree that the replies were in the least perfunctory. As regards the first part of the Supplementary Question, it is a fact that this scheme is being used to a certain extent in America, but it is being used for small ships and not for large vessels, and our own production of small ships is proceeding satisfactorily.