Lord Malcolm Douglas-Hamilton

Former MP for Inverness

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Recent appearances

  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Physical Recreation (Encouragement) 29 Jul 1954

    asked the Minister of Education whether, in view of the extent of juvenile crime, she will take steps to facilitate the provision of more courses, on the now well-tried principles of the Outward Bound schools, to divert the young into the interesting and healthy channels which they provide.
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Education: Physical Recreation (Encouragement) 29 Jul 1954

    Bearing in mind the gap between the school-leaving age and the time of call up, does not my right hon. Friend think that a considerable extension of the type of training that is provided by the Outward Bound schools would have a tremendous effect not only in reducing juvenile crime but in diverting some of the activities of the "Edwardian" groups?
  • Oral Answers to Questions — Questions (Transference) 15 Jul 1954

    May I seek your guidance, Mr. Speaker? Two or three weeks ago, my hon. Friend the Member for Caithness and Sutherland (Sir D. Robertson) and my hon. Friend the Member for Ross and Cromarty (Mr. John MacLeod) and myself placed on the Order Paper Questions to the Prime Minister which now appear on the Paper as Questions Nos. 89, 90 and 91 to be answered by the Minister of Transport and Civil...

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Former MP for Inverness

Entered the House of Commons on 23 February 1950 — General election

Left the House of Commons on 2 December 1954 — unknown

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