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Oral Answers to Questions — Colonial Empire – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 17th January 1945.

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Photo of Mr Robin Turton Mr Robin Turton , Thirsk and Malton 12:00 am, 17th January 1945

asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies whether he is appointing nutrition experts for service throughout the Colonial Empire; and at what date a nutrition expert can be made available for duty in the Colony of Gambia.

Photo of Mr Paul Emrys-Evans Mr Paul Emrys-Evans , Derbyshire Southern

Yes, Sir. Some appointments have already been made and further appointments have been provided for under the Colonial Development and Welfare Act. It is hoped to send a trained nutrition assistant to the Gambia within the next few months.