HC Deb 19 January 1949 vol 460 c184

"to provide, in connection with the Festival of Britain, 1951, for conferring further powers on the British Transport Commission and the London County Council, for the making by the Minister of Transport of grants in respect of expenses incurred by or on behalf of those bodies, for suspending or restricting the use by the public of certain streets and for other matters," presented by Mr. Barnes, supported by Mr. Herbert Morrison, The Chancellor of the Exchequer, Mr. Bevan, Mr. Silkin, Mr. Key and Mr. Callaghan; read the First time; to be read a Second time upon Monday next, and to be printed. [Bill 47.]