HC Deb 05 February 1942 vol 377 c1287W
Mr. A. Walkden

asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Food whether, the next consignment of tinned food from the United States of America and Canada can take the form of tinned fruit, in view of the lack of all fruit in the country?

Major Lloyd George

It would not be in the national interest to utilise the limited amount of shipping space available to import tinned fruit at the expense of more essential foodstuffs.

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