Highland Development Board

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 9th November 1966.

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Photo of Mr William Hamling Mr William Hamling , Woolwich West 12:00 am, 9th November 1966

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland what plans have been made by the Highland Development Board for educational projects in Scotland.

Photo of Mr Eustace Willis Mr Eustace Willis , Edinburgh East

The planning of educational projects in the Highlands and Islands is not primarily a responsibility of the Board, but my right hon. Friend is, of course, very willing to consider any views and recommendations the Board may put forward.

Photo of Mr William Hamling Mr William Hamling , Woolwich West

Would my hon. Friend direct his attention to the Scottish Plan, and particularly to the missing paragraphs following the section on education, with a view to filling in this missing space by writing in projects for a much-expanded educational effort for the Scottish Highlands?

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Answer.