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Former MP for Rugby
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The hon. Member for Manchester, Blackley (Mr. Rose) has just delivered a wholehearted assault on his Government's efforts to extend the operation of the 1962 immigration Act, following, of course, the hon. Member for Ebbw Vale (Mr. Michael Foot), who started this attack in one of his always very entertaining but gloriously irrelevant speeches, to which I listened with enormous pleasure. I...
I would prefer to turn it up in a dictionary. It does not seem in the sense in which it is used for immigrants to be very different. It has to be remembered that there are certain number of immigrant communities who do not wish to be integrated. There are Pakistanis in my constituency whom I know well who have no desire to be integrated. They want to remain Pakistanis. They think that their...
I think that it does, but I am not sure that these communities are in any way prepared to accept it. It may by possible, but the time is not yet and it will take a very long time. The Government realise, quite rightly, that they have to do something practical in the interval. We have, if I may use a platitude myself, an overcrowded island and it is getting daily more overcrowded. Curiously...
Former MP for Rugby
Entered the House of Commons on 27 October 1931 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 10 March 1966 — General election
Also represented Smethwick
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