Oral Answers to Questions — Polaris Submarine Base

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 29th November 1960.

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Photo of Mr Emrys Hughes Mr Emrys Hughes , South Ayrshire 12:00 am, 29th November 1960

Is the Prime Minister aware that an American admiral has described Polaris as a "city killer" and has said that it is aimed to destroy a very large section of the civil population if it is used? How does he reconcile that with his recent statement in Italy, that we are all God's creatures?