§ 33. Mr. Heffer
asked the Secretary of State for Industry when he will make a statement regarding the future siting of the shipbuilding headquarters of the nationalised shipbuilding industry; and if he will give an assurance that Merseyside will be given priority with regard to the matter.
§ Mr. Kaufman
My right hon. Friend will announce a decision in due course when the claims of the main shipbuilding areas have been fully considered.