HC Deb 31 January 1969 vol 776 c408W
Mr. Whitaker

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government whether he will investigate the possibility of converting some disused railway stations into accommodation for gypsies, in the light of recent evidence in favour of such a proposal, a copy of which has been sent to him.

Mr. Greenwood

The provision of sites for gipsies is a matter for local authorities, which are informed by British Railways before stations are offered for sale. Some stations are being considered for this purpose but so far none is so used.

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