HC Deb 21 February 1940 vol 357 cc1361-2W
Mr. Ridley

asked the Home Secretary whether he is aware that great discomfort has been caused to air-raid wardens in the recent severe weather owing to the inadequate heating of posts built to the specification of his Department; and whether he will take steps to remedy this, situation?

Sir J. Anderson

I have no reason to suppose that in general the heating of wardens' posts is inadequate, although it well may be that wardens experienced some discomfort during the recent exceptionally hard weather