HC Deb 13 December 1976 vol 922 cc528-9W
28 Mr. Edwin Wainwright

asked the Secretary of State for Industry whether he will give assistance to the scientists, engineers, designers and production specialists at Patscentre, near Cambridge, a research establishment of P.A. Management Consultants, so that the products of their skills and ideas can be developed in the United Kingdom.

Mr. Kaufman

My right hon. Friend is prepared to consider supporting research or product development work at Pats-centre, if requested, on the same basis as that given for such work at industrial firms, research associations, and other research organisations.