HC Deb 23 October 1956 vol 558 c17W
73. Mr. Emrys Hughes

asked the Secretary of State for War what expenditure he has incurred on military preparations in connection with the Suez Canal dispute ; and what he estimates is now the current weekly expenditure.

Mr. Hare

The extra cost up to 30th September was about £7½ million. The extra weekly cost is at present about £1 million.