Examination of Witnesses (Questions 4960
4960. CHAIRMAN: If you believe everything
you see in the press or on television it is very foolish of you.
4961. MS JORDAN: Well, I do not, and
that is why I am here.
4962. CHAIRMAN: There were opportunities,
for instance, yesterday when some of the members of the various
groups could have asked questions on technical subjects. They
did not turn up
4963. MS JORDAN: Well, I am terribly
sorry about that.
4964. CHAIRMAN: although they
had notice that this was going to happen. If you want us to do
anything about this I must say that you will have to get the message
round that people will have to come.
4965. MS JORDAN: Can I just say that
had I not been here this morning we would have had no idea that
Mr Berryman was presenting this today.
4966. CHAIRMAN: Ms Jordan, it simply
is not true. It is scheduled.
4967. MS JORDAN: I was here all day yesterday.
4968. CHAIRMAN: Do you never look at
4969. MS JORDAN: I was here all day yesterday.
I tell you that in less
4970. CHAIRMAN: Well, in that case you
will have heard it said.
4971. MS JORDAN: When, my Lord?
4972. CHAIRMAN: It is in the transcript.
It was Monday. Were you here on Monday?
4973. MS JORDAN: I was not here on Monday.
4974. CHAIRMAN: Was anybody here Monday?
4975. MS JORDAN: I was not here Monday,
4976. CHAIRMAN: Do you know if anybody
was here Monday?
4977. MS JORDAN: A member of my Committee
was here Monday, yes.
4978. CHAIRMAN: Well, what happened yesterday
was forecast in this room on Monday and evidently nobody passed
the message on.
4979. MS JORDAN: I understand that on
Monday there was an announcement that Khoodeelaar! would be here
on Wednesday afternoon and that was the message I got.