Text of a letter from the President of the Institution, Mr. D.A.G. Reid, CBE and
the Chairman of the Council of Engineering Institutions, Sir Robert Wynne-Edwards,
dated l2 May 1966:
For some months past the Council of this Institution, together with the Chairman and some members of the Council of Engineering Institutions, have been giving anxious consideration to matters associated with the building of the new County Hall for the County of Bedford. You will, we are sure, be familiar with the case.'