§ 90. Dame Irene Ward
asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many retired members of the police force, and how many widows, are drawing pensions; and when it is proposed these shall be increased.
§ Mr. R. A. Butler
On the last date for which figures are available 43,788 ex-members of police forces in England and Wales and 17,519 widows were drawing police pensions. It is not intended to introduce a further pensions increase measure at present.