Festival of Women

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Employment – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 11th April 1957.

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Photo of Mr Norman Dodds Mr Norman Dodds , Erith and Crayford 12:00 am, 11th April 1957

asked the Minister of Labour, in view of the desirability that the Festival of Women should be a success and the importance of using the event as a means of attracting young women to take up careers in industry, and although he has decided that the need for economy will preclude direct support, if he will examine all means of assisting and co-operating with the Festival which do not involve heavy expenditure.