HC Deb 17 December 1957 vol 580 c42W
84. Sir T. Low

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether the Government have now reached a decision regarding the payments due at the end of this month under the financial agreements with the United States of America and Canada, dated 6th March, 1957.

Mr. P. Thorneycroft

Yes. Her Majesty's Government have decided to take a deferment of the instalments due on 31st December, 1957, and have advised the two Governments accordingly.