§ 94. Mr. Ellis Smith
asked the Postmaster-General if it is proposed to issue special postage stamps for or during the Festival of Britain year.
§ Mr. Ness Edwards
Yes, it is proposed to issue two special British postage stamps of the 2½d. and 3d. denominations to commemorate the Festival of Britain. The permanent 2s. 6d., 5s., 10s. and £1 British postage stamps are being redesigned and it is hoped to place the new designs on sale on the opening day of the Festival.