§ 50. Mr. Cocks
asked the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster which editors of German dailies, weeklies and specialised newspapers, including trade union journals, are now provided with British newspapers; to what other categories of Germans in official positions British newspapers are made available; and what British newspapers are so made available.
§ Mr. R. J. Taylor
British newspapers and articles are supplied to editors of all licensed newspapers and periodicals in the British Zone, to politicians of all important political parties and to senior German officials in the regions and principal towns in the Zone. The newspapers and periodicals supplied are: "The Times," " Manchester Guardian Weekly," " Observer," " Spectator," " New Statesman," "Tribune," " Economist."This list will be extended as soon as initial difficulties of distribution have been overcome. In addition, we are providing 32 British trade union periodicals to the editor of the licensed German trade union journal.