R.A.F. Station, St. Mawgan (Demonstration)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Defence – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 3 December 1969.

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Photo of Mr Roy Hattersley Mr Roy Hattersley , Birmingham Sparkbrook 12:00, 3 December 1969

I have no doubt that we were right to use the absolute minimum of force towards these demonstrators, and they were turned back, if not amicably, peaceably. I hope that in future circumstances will not make it necessary for the Home Secretary and the Prime Minister to meet within a few miles of an international conference of anarchists.