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Honours System and Ministerial Patronage

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Transport – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 24th March 1970.

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Photo of Mr Willie Hamilton Mr Willie Hamilton , Fife West 12:00 am, 24th March 1970

asked the Prime Minister what further steps he intends to take to limit the Honours system and to reduce the scope of Ministerial patronage.