HC Deb 29 January 1951 vol 483 c68W
122. Mr. Nabarro

asked the Minister of Fuel and Power the aggregate tonnage of concessionary coal allocated to men engaged in the coalmining industry during the year 1950 and the average concessionary issue in hundredweights per man for that year.

Mr. P. Noel-Baker

The aggregate tonnage of coal supplied free or at concessionary rates to men engaged in the mining industry during 1950 amounted to about five million tons. The average amount supplied per man receiving free or concessionary coal during 1950 was of the order of 10 tons.