HC Deb 11 November 1952 vol 507 c34W
109. Mr. Ness Edwards

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government if he is aware that, as a result of the refusal of a grant under the Distribution of Industry Act, 1945, Section 3, the Rhymney Valley Water Board have refused to supply water to the approved housing site for 300 houses at Fochriw; and what action he intends to take in this matter.

Mr. Marples

No. Proposals to lay a main which will supply water to this housing site were approved on 7th October. The Water Board have ordered the pipes and my right hon. Friend has taken such action as he can to expedite delivery.