§ Mr. Touche
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the value of the hidden reserves of the Bank of England; and if he will give the assurance that such funds will be used for the purposes for which they were collected and not appropriated to other purposes.
§ Mr. Glenvil Hall
My right hon. Friend would prefer to deal with this Question and a number of related matters when he moves the Second Reading of the Bank Bill.