HC Deb 25 January 1954 vol 522 c1429
Mr. H. Hynd

I beg leave to present a Petition on behalf of 2,900 people in my constituency—who have signed the documents I hold in my hand—supporting the National Spinsters' Pension Association in their claim, which is summarised in the words of this Petition: Wherefore your petitioners humbly pray that your Honourable House will agree to reduce the qualifying age for retirement pensions for spinsters from 60 to 58 on a voluntary retirement basis. To lie upon the Table.

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