Atomic Energy Research (Scientists)

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Supply – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 24th October 1949.

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Photo of Sir Allan Noble Sir Allan Noble , Chelsea 12:00 am, 24th October 1949

asked the Minister of Supply how many scientists are now being recruited for atomic energy research.

Photo of Mr George Strauss Mr George Strauss , Lambeth North

It would not be in the national interest to give this information.

Photo of Sir Allan Noble Sir Allan Noble , Chelsea

Could the Minister say whether he is getting the numbers he requires?

Photo of Mr George Strauss Mr George Strauss , Lambeth North

We are getting quite a number.