HC Deb 17 February 1927 vol 202 cc1131-2W

asked the First Lord of the Admiralty the approximate extra cost to the annual Estimates of his Department if home-grown meat was used, where possible, by the Navy instead of imported supplies?

Lieut.-Colonel HEADLAM

On the basis of present market prices, the extra annual charge on Navy Votes would be at least £100,000.