Future Government of Scotland

Part of Opposition Day – in the House of Commons at 9:40 pm on 23rd November 1987.

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Photo of Lord James Douglas-Hamilton Lord James Douglas-Hamilton , Edinburgh West 9:40 pm, 23rd November 1987

I am sorry; I shall not give way. I have just given way. I have many points to make and I do not have much time left.

Also, the objectives can be achieved only by taking resources from more profitable industries to subsidise uncompetitive industries, so driving away the very industries that we want to encourage.