HC Deb 18 December 1945 vol 417 c1090
9. Mr. Hector Hughes

asked the Minister of Works if he is aware of t he shortage in North-Eastern Scotland of sheet glass required in connection with house building; and if he will take immediate steps to increase the supply.

Mr. Tomlinson

Yes, Sir; there are heavy demands for sheet glass elsewhere, but arrangements have been made for additional supplies to Scotland.

Mr. Hughes

Will my right hon. Friend take steps to see that the supply of sheet glass keeps pace with the commendably high target of house building which has been set for North East Scotland, particularly the city of Aberdeen?

Mr. Tomlinson

Yes, Sir. To the extent that it is possible, I am doing so.

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