HC Deb 04 December 1956 vol 561 cc1028-9
18. Mr. Swingler

asked the Secretary of State for War what steps he is taking to reduce the Army's consumption of petrol in the light of the need for economy.

Mr. John Hare

As early as 7th November a 10 per cent. cut in petrol consumption was ordered, and we are working out details of a further reduction.