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Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Technology – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 18th March 1968.

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Photo of Sir David Price Sir David Price , Eastleigh 12:00 am, 18th March 1968

Will not the hon. Gentleman agree that part of the problem raised in the Question is not so much the change in forecast demand but the fact that changes are made almost in the current year, whereas it would be much easier if they were made earlier in the five-year programme under which the C.E.G.B. works and not in the last year before an order would normally be placed?