HC Deb 26 November 1946 vol 430 c273W
101. Lieut.-Colonel Kingsmill

asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he will consider releasing the 30,000 poles suitable for electricity purposes to those electricity companies who are unable to extend existing supplies owing to shortage of this particular article.

Mr. Marquand

It has already been agreed to release 10,000 of these poles to the Electricity Commission. The remainder is required for Post Office purposes.

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