§ Dr. Stross
asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government the annual rate of demolition of houses before the 1939–45 war; and, of these, how many, approximately, were condemned houses scheduled for demolition.
§ Mr. H. Macmillan
The information asked for in the first part of the Question is not available.
As regards the second part, the total number of houses scheduled and demolished as unfit between the inception of the Housing Act, 1930, and 31st March, 1939, was 237,345.