HC Deb 03 April 1947 vol 435 cc2212-3
30. Sir W. Smithers

asked the Minister of Fuel and Power if he will do all in his power to provide the poles and other equipment so that the Buckrose Light and Power Company, Limited, can supply electrical energy to Sancton Vicarage, near York.

Mr. Gaitskell

The supply of suitable poles is insufficient to meet all priority needs. My right hon. Friend would. therefore, not feel justified in asking the Electricity Commissioners to issue a licence for the acquisition of the poles required for this connection.

Sir W. Smithers

Would the hon. Gentleman do his best, and may I inform him that, in view of his very unsatisfactory answer to Question No. 28, I propose to raise the matter on the Adjournment?

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