§ Mr. Kaufman
asked the Minister of State for Defence by whom the inquiries were made which, on 23rd October, 1970, brought to light information regarding the personal case which the hon. Member for Manchester, Ardwick, referred to his Department on 9th July, 1970, and which his Department declined to investigate on 27th August, 1970; to whom these inquiries were made; for what purpose they were made; and at whose instigation.
§ Mr. Ian Gilmour
Headquarters Northern Ireland undertook certain inquiries to ascertain the medical condition of the patient referred to in the personal case. These were addressed to the home of the constituent of the hon. Member for Belfast, West (Mr. Fitt) in question and the local hospital.