HC Deb 22 March 1888 vol 324 c39
MR. FIRTH (Dundee)

asked the hon. Baronet the Senior Member for the City of London, Whether, after the statement of the President of the Local Government Board last night as to the constitution of a new Metropolitan Authority, it is the intention of the Corporation of London to proceed with the Coal and Wine Dues Continuance Bill?

MR. TATTON EGERTON (Cheshire, Knutsford)

(who replied) said, it was the intention of the Corporation and the Metropolitan Board of Works, the promoters of the Bill, to proceed with it.