Building, Stockton-on-Tees (Construction and Furnishing)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Public Building and Works – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 16th July 1963.

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Photo of Mr Richard Sharples Mr Richard Sharples , Sutton and Cheam 12:00 am, 16th July 1963

I would not accept that. We realise the importance of this and we have brought forward the starting date, as the hon. Gentleman knows. We have also reduced the time of completion: that is to a total of 20 months for the actual building, which allows for delays, as one has to allow for them, and two months for furnishing. I do not think that that is too bad.