HC Deb 11 April 1946 vol 421 cc341-3W
89. Mr. McEntee

asked the President of the Board of Trade what regulations govern the value and/or quantity of food 420, c. 175–6; and 28th March, 1946, Vol. 421, C. 576],supplied the following statement:

that may be sent into the United Kingdom as a gift from friends outside; if there is any limit to the number of such packages that may be received by one person in a given period of time; and if the size and weight of food parcels are the same as those for other goods.

Mr. Belcher:

I would refer my hon. Friend to the answer given to the hon. Member for Bucklow (Mr. W. Shepherd) on 15th November last. Gift parcels may not be sent to individuals more frequently than once a month.

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