HC Deb 26 June 1956 vol 555 cc253-4
27. Mr. Remnant

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government what advice he has now given to local authorities on caravan sites where a housing shortage persists.

Mr. Powell

My right hon. Friend has not yet issued any general advice on this subject; he hopes to consult the local authority associations shortly.

Mr. Remnant

Does not my hon. Friend agree that caravans on properly serviced sites are better housing accommodation than the conditions which many on the waiting lists are now undergoing?

Mr. Powell

That is one of the points which my right hon. Friend wants to discuss with the local authority associations.

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