HC Deb 29 July 1966 vol 732 c347W
Mr. Biffen

asked the Minister of Labour if the 3½ per cent. increase in railway wage rates expected on 1st September will now be deferred for six months irrespective of the co-operation of the railwaymen in improving productivity through the operation of liner trains.

Mr. Gunter

The arrangements for the operation of the standstill are outlined in the White Paper published today.