§ 78. Mr. Grimond
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what reductions have taken place over the last three months in the indebtedness of the nationalised industries to the banks.
§ Mr. R. A. Butler
The maximum amount approved by the Government for temporary borrowing by the nationalised industries is £58 million to be outstanding on 31st December, 1955, compared with £298 million on 30th September last.