HC Deb 14 June 1939 vol 348 c1312W
Mr. G. Macdonald

asked the Minister of Agriculture whether he will state the number of notifications received from Lancashire to plough up grassland under the Government scheme of subsidy; and how many acres are involved?>

Sir W. Womersley

I have been asked to reply. Up to and including 13th June 70 notifications had been received from Lancashire of intention to plough up grassland under the Government's scheme, representing a total acreage of 1,620 acres.