HC Deb 24 July 1940 vol 363 cc814-5
68. Lieut.-Colonel Sir Thomas Moore

asked the Secretary of State for War whether a decision has yet been reached to supply Local Defence Volunteers with boots; and will he treat this question as one of urgency?

The Joint Under-Secretary of State for War (Sir Edward Grigg)

Members of the Home Guard will be supplied with boots, and issues will begin as soon as demands are received.