HC Deb 20 July 1959 vol 609 cc87-8W
91. Mr. N. Pannell

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government and Minister for Welsh Affairs whether, in view of further exclusions of the Press from the proceedings of local authorities and the fact that his warning on the subject is still being ignored, he will now make an amendment in the law in respect of this matter.

Mr. H. Brooke

I have already expressed my strong disapproval of the action of certain local authorities in withdrawing facilities from the Press. I would prefer to see what response these authorities make to the advice which they have been given, before reaching any final decision about legislation.

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