HC Deb 15 May 1950 vol 475 cc121-2W
128. Mr. Keenan

asked the Minister of Works how many brick-producing works have closed down during the last two years in South-West Lancashire; and what effect this has had on the production of bricks.

Mr. Stokes

Two brick works have been closed in South-West Lancashire during the last two years. The aggregate annual capacity of the two works was 15 million bricks.