§ 57. Mr. Bence
asked the Minister of Transport what consideration has been given to the proposed causeway across168W
supporting new university research projects set up before the university quinquennial review of 1957; and what proportion such expenditure represented of the total budget of the Council in each of the last five years.
§ Mr. Denzil Freeth
New university research projects set up before the 1957 review cannot be readily identified, but over the past five years the Medical Research Council's expenditure on research grants to universities has been as follows:
the Firth of Clyde, and what action he proposes taking to examine the desirability of such a proposal.
§ Mr. Marples
The Clyde Navigation Trust has commissioned an engineering study of the practicability of constructing a barrage across the Clyde; I cannot come to any realistic decision until this study has been made and its conclusions have been thoroughly examined.