HC Deb 19 February 1941 vol 369 cc170-1W
Mr. Muff

asked the Minister of Health what is the allowance to a widow for the first child of a second marriage where there were children by a first marriage?

Mr. E. Brown:

The allowance payable under the Contributory Pensions Acts for the first child of the widow's second marriage would be 3s. a week, so long as any child of the first marriage was eligible for an allowance.