Former MP for Bodmin
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I share the anxiety of the right hon. Member for Orkney and Shetland (Mr. Grimond) about whales, which are still being attacked by the Norwegians. The right hon. Gentleman spoke about basking sharks. We have a number in the waters adjacent to my constituency. I wonder whether the right hon. Gentleman knows exactly what the Norwegians do with the basking sharks once they have harpooned them.
I was interested in what the right hon Gentleman said because there may be some opportunity of developing this within the sharking industry, which is growing considerably in the areas around Cornwall. The one consistent theme of the speeches has been the conservation of fish. It appears to all of us that this is one of the most important matters confronting the fishing industry at present. I...
Can my hon. Friend say whether estimates have been made of how many people will be likely to apply for the scheme?
Former MP for Bodmin
Entered the House of Commons on 5 July 1945 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 25 September 1964 — General election
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