HC Deb 30 April 1956 vol 552 c4W
44. Mr. Blenkinsop

asked the Minister of Health the average cost per prescription as at the latest available date; and how this compares with twelve months previously.

Miss Hornsby-Smith

The average cost in England and Wales was 4s. 4.87d. for February, 1956, as compared with 4s. 2.09d. for February, 1955.