HC Deb 27 July 1950 vol 478 cc135-6W
150. Miss Ward

asked the Minister of Food what special steps he is taking to implement that section of the Government's fishing policy which concerns the encouragement of the public to eat more fish caught by British fishermen.

Mr. Webb

Measures to increase the consumption of fish will no doubt be one of the functions of the new White Fish Authority when it is set up. I am in the meantime consulting some of my colleagues as to what can be done to increase consumption by the Services or in hospitals, schools, Government hostels, and other Government institutions. My Department is continuing to feature fish prominently in its publicity.

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