HC Deb 24 July 1947 vol 440 c158W
13. Mr. Arthur Lewis

asked the President of the Board of Trade if he is aware that residents in Harold Road, Upton, West Ham, and in other parts of West Ham have been flooded-out on two occasions; and whether he will consider granting dockets and clothing coupons, etc., to these people to replace their furniture, clothing, etc., where necessary.

Sir S. Cripps

Yes; dockets and coupons to replace furniture and clothing damaged through floods will be issued in the usual way in appropriate cases on a prescribed scale.