HC Deb 20 April 1950 vol 474 c27W
29. Mr. A. Edward Davies

asked the Minister of Health why, in view of the shortage of accommodation, it is proposed to reduce housing and maintenance expenditure in England and Wales by £20 million this year as against 1949 and £35 million in 1948.

Mr. Bevan

I would refer my hon. Friend to the statement made by my right hon. Friend the Chancellor of the Exchequer on 18th April, 1950.