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Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 4:12 pm on 27th January 1981.

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Photo of Mr John Smith Mr John Smith , Lanarkshire North 4:12 pm, 27th January 1981

The right hon. Gentleman will appreciate how crucial is his assertion that The Sunday Times is not economic at present. Is he prepared to make available to the House the figures upon which his accountants have arrived at that conclusion, and will he also say whether the allocation of overheads to The Sunday Times made by his accountants is or is not that made by Warburgs, which gave information to potential purchasers?