HC Deb 18 March 1937 vol 321 cc2271-2W
Mr. Jenkins

asked the Minister of Health whether permission has been given to the public assistance committees to grant an extra allowance to each applicant for public assistance during the Coronation celebrations?

Sir K. Wood

Yes, Sir. I am sending the hon. Member a copy of a circular on this subject which was issued to local -authorities on the 26th November last.