Business of the House

– in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 22nd July 1952.

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Ordered, That this day Business other than the Business of Supply may be taken before Ten o'clock.—[The Prime Minister.]

Question put, That the Proceedings on the Civil List Bill and the Isle of Man (Customs) Bill be exempted, at this day's Sitting, from the provisions of Standing Order No. 1 (Sittings of the House).—[The Prime Minister.]

The House divided: Ayes, 272; Noes, 226.

Division No. 219.]AYES[3.40 p.m.
Aitken, W T.Baldwin, A. E.Bishop, F. P.
Allan, R. A. (Paddington, S.)Banks, Col. C.Black, C. W.
Alport, C. J. M.Barber, AnthonyBossom, A. C.
Amery, Julian (Preston, N.)Barlow, Sir JohnBoyd-Carpenter, J. A.
Amory, Heathcoat (Tiverton)Baxter, A. B.Boyle, Sir Edward
Anstruther-Gray, Major W. J.Beach, Maj. HicksBraine, B. R.
Arbuthnot, JohnBeamish, Maj. TuftonBraithwaite, Lt.-Cdr. G. (Bristol, N.W.)
Ashton, H. (Chelmsford)Bennett, F. M. (Reading, N.)Bromley-Davenport, Lt.-Col. W. H.
Assheton, Rt. Hon. R. (Blackburn, W.)Bennett, Sir Peter (Edgbaston)Brooke, Henry (Hampstead)
Astor, Hon J. J. (Plymouth, Sutton)Bennett, William (Woodside)Brooman-White, R. C.
Astor, Hon. W. W. (Bucks, Wycombe)Bevins, J. R. (Toxteth)Browne, Jack (Govan)
Baldook, Lt.-Cmdr. J. M.Birch, NigelBuchan-Hepburn, Rt. Hon. P. G. [...]
Bullard, D. G.Horobin, I. M.Perkins, W. R. D.
Bullock, Capt. M.Horsbrugh, Rt. Hon. FlorencePeto, Brig. C. H. M.
Bullus, Wing Commander E. E.Howard, Greville (St. Ives)Peyton, J. W. W.
Burden, F. F. A.Hudson, W. R. A. (Hull, N.)Pickthorn, K. W. M.
Butcher, H. W.Hurd, A. R.Pilkington, Capt. R. A.
Butler, Rt. Hon. R. A. (Saffron Walden)Hutchinson, Sir Geoffrey (Ilford, N.)Powell, J. Enoch
Carr, Robert (Mitcham)Hutchison, Lt.-Com. Clark (E'b'rgh W.)Price, Henry (Lewisham, W.)
Cary, Sir RobertHutchison, James (Scotstoun)Prior-Palmer, Brig. O. L.
Channon, H.Hyde, Lt.-Col. H. M.Profumo, J. D.
Churchill, Rt. Hon. W. S.Hylton-Foster, H. B. H.Raikes, H. V.
Clarke, Col. Ralph (East Grinstead)Jennings, R.Rayner, Brig. R.
Clarke, Brig. Terence (Portsmouth, W.)Johnson, Eric (Blackley)Redmayne, M.
Cole, NormanJoynson-Hicks, Hon. L. W.Remnant, Hon. P.
Cooper, Sqn. Ldr. AlbertKaberry, D.Roberts, Peter (Heeley)
Cooper-Key, E. M.Keeling, Sir EdwardRobinson, Roland (Blackpool, S.)
Cranborne, ViscountKerr, H. W. (Cambridge)Roper, Sir Harold
Crookshank, Capt. Rt. Hon. H. F. C.Lambert, Hon. G.Ropner, Col. Sir Leonard
Crosthwaite-Eyre, Col. O. E.Lambton, ViscountRussell, R. S.
Crouch, R. F.Lancaster, Col. C. G.Ryder, Capt. R. E. D.
Crowder, Sir John (Finchley)Langford-Holt, J. A.Salter, Rt. Hon. Sir Arthur
Crowder, Petre (Ruislip—Northwood)Legge-Bourke, Maj. E. A. H.Savory, Prof. Sir Douglas
Cuthbert, W. N.Legh, P. R. (Petersfield)Schofield, Lt.-Col. W. (Rochdale)
Darling, Sir William (Edinburgh, S.)Lennox-Boyd, Rt. Hon. A. T.Scott, R. Donald
Davidson, ViscountessLindsay, MartinScott-Miller, Cmdr. R.
Davies, Rt. Hn. Clement (Montgomery)Linstead, H. N.Shepherd, William
De la Bère, Sir RupertLloyd, Maj. Guy (Renfrew, E.)Simon, J. E. S. (Middlesbrough, W.)
Deedes, W. F.Lloyd, Rt. Hon. Selwyn (Wirral)Smiles, Lt.-Col. Sir Walter
Digby, S. WingfieldLockwood, Lt.-Col. J. C.Smithers, Peter (Winchester)
Dodds-Parker, A. D.Longden, Gilbert (Herts, S.W.)Smithers, Sir Waldron (Orpington)
Donaldson, Cmdr. C. E. McA.Low, A. R. W.Smyth, Brig. J. G. (Norwood)
Doughty, C. J. A.Lucas, Sir Jocelyn (Portsmouth, S.)Snadden, W. McN.
Drayson, G. B.Lucas, P. B. (Brentford)Soames, Capt. C.
Dugdale, Rt. Hn. Sir T. (Richmond)Lucas-Tooth, Sir HughSpearman, A. C. M.
Duncan, Capt. J. A. L.Lyttelton, Rt. Hon. O.Speir, R. M.
Duthie, W. S.McAdden, S. J.Spence, H. R. (Aberdeenshire, W.)
Eccles, Rt. Hon. D. M.McCallum, Major D.Spens, Sir Patrick (Kensington, S.)
Elliot, Rt. Hon. W. E.McCorquodale, Rt. Hon. M. S.Stanley, Capt. Hon. Richard
Erroll, F. J.Macdonald, Sir Peter (I. of Wight)Stevens, G. P.
Finlay, GraemeMackeson, Brig. H. R.Steward, W. A. (Woolwich, W.)
Fisher, NigelMcKibbin, A. J.Stewart, Henderson (Fife, E.)
Fleetwood-Hesketh, R. F.McKie, J. H. (Galloway)Stoddart-Scott, Col. M.
Fletcher-Cooke, C.Maclay, Rt. Hon. JohnStorey, S.
Fort, R.Maclean, FitzroyStrauss, Henry (Norwich, S.)
Foster, JohnMacleod, Rt. Hon. Iain (Enfield, W.)Stuart, Rt. Hon. James (Moray)
Fraser, Hon. Hugh (Stone)MacLeod, John (Ross and Cromarty)Studholme, H. G.
Fraser, Sir Ian (Morecambe & Lonsdale)Macmillan, Rt. Hon. Harold (Bromley)Summers, G. S.
Fyfe, Rt. Hon. Sir David MaxwellMacpherson, Maj. Niall (Dumfries)Sutcliffe, H.
Galbraith, Cmdr. T. D. (Pollok)Maitland, Comdr. J. F. W. (Horncastle)Taylor, William (Bradford, N.)
Galbraith, T. G. D. (Hillhead)Maitland, Patrick (Lanark)Thomas, Rt. Hon. J. P. L. (Hereford)
Gammans, L. D.Markham, Major S. F.Thomas, P. J. M. (Conway)
Garner-Evans, E. H.Marples, A. E.Thompson, Kenneth (Walton)
George, Rt. Hon. Maj. G. LloydMarshall, Douglas (Bodmin)Thompson, Lt.-Cdr. R. (Croydon, W.)
Glyn, Sir RalphMarshall, Sir Sidney (Sutton)Thornton-Kemsley, Col. C. N.
Godber, J. B.Maude, AngusTilney, John
Gomme-Duncan, Col. A.Maudling, R.Touche, Sir Gordon
Gough, C. F. H.Maydon, Lt.-Comdr. S. L. C.Turner, H. E. L.
Gower, H. R.Medlicolt, Brig. F.Turton, R. H.
Graham, Sir FergusMellor, Sir JohnTweedsmuir, Lady
Gridley, Sir ArnoldMolson, A. H. E.Vane, W. M. F.
Grimston, Hon. John (St. Albans)Moore, Lt.-Col. Sir ThomasVaughan-Morgan, J. K.
Grimston, Sir Robert (Westbury)Morrison, John (Salisbury)Vosper, D. F.
Harden, J. R. E.Mott-Radclyffe C. E.Wade, D. W.
Hare, Hon. J. H.Nabarro, G. D. N.Wakefield, Edward (Derbyshire, W.)
Harris, Reader (Heston)Nicholls, HarmerWard, Hon. George (Worcester)
Harrison, Col. J. H. (Eye)Nicholson, Godfrey (Farnham)Ward, Miss I. (Tynemouth)
Hay, JohnNicolson, Nigel (Bournemouth, E.)Waterhouse, Capt. Rt. Hon. C.
Head, Rt. Hon. A. H.Nield, Basil (Chester)Watkinson, H. A.
Heath, EdwardNoble, Cmdr. A. H. P.Webbe, Sir H. (London & Westminster)
Higgs, J. M. C.Nugent, G. R. H.Wellwood, W.
Hill, Dr. Charles (Luton)Nutting, AnthonyWhite, Baker (Canterbury)
Hill, Mrs. E. (Wythenshawe)Oakshott, H. D.Williams, Rt. Hon. Charles (Torquay)
Hinchingbrooke, ViscountOdey, G. W.Williams, Gerald (Tonbridge)
Hirst, GeoffreyO'Neill, Rt. Hon. Sir H. (Antrim, N.)Williams, Sir Herbert (Croydon, E.)
Holland-Martin, C. J.Ormsby-Gore, Hon. W. D.Williams, R. Dudley (Exeter)
Hollis, M. C.Orr, Capt. L. P. S.Wills, G.
Holmes, Sir Stanley (Harwich)Orr-Ewing, Charles Ian (Hendon, N.)Wilson, Geoffrey (Truro)
Holt, A. F.Orr-Ewing, Ian L. (Weston-super-Mare)Wood, Hon. R.
Hope, Lord JohnOsborne, C.
Hopkinson, Rt. Hon. HenryPartridge, E.TELLERS FOR THE AYES:
Hornsby-Smith, Miss M. P.Peake, Rt. Hon. O.Mr. Drewe and Mr. Conant.
NOES
Albu, A. H.Griffiths, William (Exchange)Plummer, Sir Leslie
Allen, Arthur (Bosworth)Hall, Rt. Hon. Glenvil (Colne Valley)Poole, C. C.
Allen, Scholefield (Crewe)Hall, John (Gateshead, W.)Popplewell, E.
Anderson, Alexander (Motherwell)Hamilton, W. W.Porter, G.
Attlee, Rt. Hon. C. R.Hardy, E. A.Price, Joseph T. (Westhoughton)
Awbery, S. S.Hargreaves, A.Price, Philips (Gloucestershire, W.)
Bacon, Miss AliceHarrison, J. (Nottingham, E.)Proctor, W. T.
Balfour, A.Hayman, F. H.Pryde, D. J.
Barnes, Rt. Hon. A. J.Healey, Denis (Leeds, S.E.)Rankin, John
Bellenger, Rt. Hon. F. J.Henderson, Rt. Hon. A. (Rowley Regis)Reeves, J.
Bence, C. R.Herbison, Miss M.Reid, Thomas (Swindon)
Benn, WedgwoodHobson, C. R.Reid, William (Camlachie)
Benson, G.Holmes, Horace (Hemsworth)Rhodes, H.
Beswick, F.Hoy, J. H.Richards, R.
Bevan, Rt. Hon. A. (Ebbw Vale)Hudson, James (Ealing, N.)Roberts, Goronwy (Caernarvonshire)
Blackburn, F.Hughes, Cledwyn (Anglesey)Robinson, Kenneth (St. Pancras, N.)
Blenkinsop, A.Hughes, Emrys (S. Ayrshire)Rogers, George (Kensington, N.)
Blyton, W. R.Hughes, Hector (Aberdeen, N.)Ross, William
Boardman, H.Hynd, H. (Accrington)Schofield, S. (Barnsley)
Bottomley, Rt. Hon. A. G.Hynd, J. B. (Attercliffe)Shackleton, E. A. A.
Bowden, H. W.Irvine, A. J. (Edge Hill)Shinwell, Rt. Hon. E.
Bowles, F. G.Isaacs, Rt. Hon. G. A.Short, E. W.
Braddock, Mrs. ElizabethJanner, B.Shurmer, P. L. E.
Brockway, A. F.Jay, Rt. Hon. D. P. T.Silverman, Julius (Erdington)
Brook, Dryden (Halifax)Jeger, Dr. Santo (St. Pancres, S.)Silverman, Sydney (Nelson)
Brown, Rt. Hon. George (Belper)Jenkins, R. H. (Stechford)Simmons, C. J. (Brierley Hill)
Brown, Thomas (Ince)Johnson, James (Rugby)Slater, J.
Burke, W. A.Johnston, Douglas (Paisley)Smith, Ellis (Stoke, S.)
Burton, Miss F. E.Jones, David (Hartlepool)Smith, Norman (Nottingham, S.)
Callaghan, L. J.Jones, Frederick Elwyn (West Ham, S.)Snow, J. W.
Carmichael, J.Jones, T. W. (Merioneth)Sorensen, R. W.
Castle, Mrs. B. A.Kennan, W.Sparks, J. A.
Champion, A. J.Kenyon, C.Steele, T.
Chapman, W. D.King, Dr. H. M.Stewart, Michael (Fulham, E.)
Clunie, J.Kinley, J.Stokes, Rt. Hon. R. R.
Cocks, F. S.Lee, Frederick (Newton)Strachey, Rt. Hon. J.
Collick, P. H.Lee, Miss Jennie (Cannock)Stross, Dr. Barnett
Craddock, George (Bradford, S.)Lever, Harold (Cheetham)Summerskill, Rt. Hon. E.
Cullen, Mrs. A.Lever, Leslie (Ardwick)Swingler, S. T.
Daines, P.Lewis, ArthurSylvester, G. O.
Davies, A. Edward (Stoke, N.)Lipton, Lt.-Col. M.Taylor, Bernard (Mansfield)
Davies, Ernest (Enfield, E.)Logan, D. G.Taylor, John (West Lothian)
Davies, Harold (Leek)MacColl, J. E.Taylor, Rt. Hon. Robert (Morpeth)
Davies, Stephen (Merthyr)McGhee, H. G.Thomas, David (Aberdare)
de Freitas, GeoffreyMcInnes, J.Thomas, Iorwerth (Rhondda, W.)
Deer, G.McKay, John (Wallsend)Thomson, George (Dundee, E.)
Dodds, N. N.McLeavy, F.Thorneycroft, Harry (Clayton)
Driberg, T. E. N.MacMillan, M. K. (Western Isles)Thurtle, Ernest
Ede, Rt. Hon. J. C.MacPherson, Malcolm (Stirling)Timmons, J.
Edelman, M.Mainwaring, W. H.Tomney, F.
Edwards, John (Brighouse)Mallallieu, J. P. W. (Huddersfield, E.)Usborne, H. C.
Edwards, Rt. Hon. Ness (Caerphilly)Mann, Mrs. JeanViant, S. P.
Edwards, W. J. (Stepney)Manuel, A. C.Watkins, T. E.
Evans, Albert (Islington, S.W.)Marquand, Rt. Hon. H. A.Webb, Rt. Hon. M. (Bradford, C.)
Evans, Edward (Lowestoft)Mellish, R. J.Wells, Percy (Faversham)
Evans, Stanley (Wednesbury)Messer, F.Wheatley, Rt. Hon. John
Fernyhough, E.Mikardo, IanWhite, Mrs. Eirene (E. Flint)
Fienburgh, W.Mitchison, G. R.White, Henry (Derbyshire, N.E.)
Finch, H. J.Monslow, W.Whiteley, Rt. Hon. W.
Fletcher, Eric (Islington, E.)Morley, R.Wigg, George
Follick, M.Morrison, Rt. Hon. H. (Lewisham, S.)Wilcock, Group Capt. C. A. B.
Foot, M. M.Mort, D. L.Wilkins, W. A.
Forman, J. C.Moyle, A.Willey, Frederick (Sunderland, N.)
Fraser, Thomas (Hamilton)Murray, J. D.Williams, David (Neath)
Freeman, John (Watford)Nally, W.Williams, Rev. Llywelyn (Abertillery)
Freeman, Peter (Newport)Neal, Harold (Bolsover)Williams, Ronald (Wigan)
Gaitskell, Rt. Hon. H. T. N.Oldfield, W. H.Williams, Rt. Hon. Thomas (Don V'll'y)
Gibson, C. W.Orbach, M.Williams, W. R. (Droylsden)
Gooch, E. G.Oswald, T.Williams, W. T. (Hammersmith, S.)
Gordon Walker, Rt. Hon. P. C.Padley, W. E.Winterbottom, Ian (Nottingham, C.)
Greenwood, Anthony (Rossendale)Paling, Rt. Hon. W. (Dearne Valley)Winterbottom, Richard (Brightside)
Greenwood, Rt. Hn. Arthur (Wakefield)Paling, Will T. (Dewsbury)Woodburn, Rt. Hon. A.
Grenfell, Rt. Hon. D. R.Pannell, CharlesWyatt, W. L.
Gray, C. F.Pargiter, G. A.Younger, Rt. Hon. K.
Griffiths, David (Rother Valley)Paton, J.
Griffiths, Rt. Hon. James (Llanelly)Pearson, A.TELLERS FOR THE NOES:
Mr. Hannan and Mr. Royle.

Motion made, and Question, "That the Chairman do report Progress, and ask leave to sit again."—[Mr. Buchan-Hepburn]—put, and agreed to.