HC Deb 13 March 1939 vol 345 cc34-5
54. Mr. Ridley

asked the Postmaster- General what progress is being made to wards the completion of the automatic telephone exchange at Holmewood, Derbyshire?

Sir W. Womersley

The building for the new exchange has been completed: it is hoped to begin the installation of the automatic equipment early in April, and the exchange should be ready for service about three months later.