HC Deb 07 June 1944 vol 400 cc1359-60

That they have passed a Bill, intituled, "An Act to confirm the construction by the Herts and Essex Waterworks Company Ltd. of certain existing waterworks; to empower the Company to construct a new waterwork and raise additional money; to alter and re-define the limits of supply of the Company; and for other purposes."—[Herts and Essex Water Bill [Lords].

Also a Bill, intituled, "An Act to provide for the vesting of part of the Wisbech Canal in the Mayor, Aldermen and Burgesses of the Borough of Wisbech, and to enable them to pipe the water of part thereof and fill in the same and lay out other part thereof as a pleasure ground; to confer upon the Corporation powers of control over so much of the remainder of the said canal as is in or adjoining the borough; to authorise the compulsory purchase of lands by the Corporation; to make further provision with regard to the health, local government and improvement of the borough; and for other purposes."—[Wisbech Corporation Bill [Lords].