Skip to main content

Technical Training Establishment, St Athan

Volume 344: debated on Wednesday 1 March 1939

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

26.

asked the Secretary of State for Air the total cost, or near estimate, of the erection of the Royal Air Force station at St. Athan; and the maximum number of staff and trainees that can be accommodated?

The total estimated costs of erection of the Royal Air Force Technical Training Establishment at St. Athan is £780,000, including the cost of land. The maximum number of staff and trainees that can be accommodated is approximately 5,000.

In view of the large number of trainees, is the Minister satisfied that the recreational facilities are adequate?