HC Deb 21 February 1946 vol 419 cc1291-2
44. Mr. Cooper - Key

asked the Assistant Postmaster-General whether a decision has yet been reached on the plan submitted to him by the Postal Reform League for penny postage on letters up to 2 ounces, posted before 1 p.m. for second delivery next day. to be called mid-day letters; and for the rates on ordinary letters, postable alwaysand speedier than pre-war letters, to be I½d. per ounce and a halfpenny each additional 2 ounces.

Mr. Burke

My noble Friend is at present considering the plan in conjunction with general improvements in the postal service.