HC Deb 07 May 1935 vol 301 cc802-3

asked the Secretary to the Overseas Trade Department whether any progress has yet been made in connection with calling a conference of hotel, catering, and other tourist interests to consider ways and means by which a greater sum of money can be made available to encourage travel to this country?

Lieut.-Colonel COLVILLE

I would refer my hon. Friend to the reply which I gave on 15th April to the hon. Member for East Dorset (Mr. Hall-Caine), to which I have at present nothing to add.


Is the hon. and gallant Gentleman aware of what is being done in this connection by the Governments of other countries, and will he make inquiries with a view to following their example?

Lieut.-Colonel COLVILLE

I have a good deal of information as to what is being done in other countries in this respect.

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