HC Deb 30 October 1947 vol 443 cc93-4W
12. Commander Maitland

asked the Minister of Health whether it is proposed to give priority to ex-Service men in obtaining new council houses of either a permanent or temporary, nature.

Mr. Bevan

The selection of tenants for their estates is a matter for the local authorities but guidance on the subject, with special reference to the claims of ex-Service men, was given in Circulars 109/45 and 176/45, of which I am sending copies to the hon. and gallant Member.

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