HC Deb 25 November 1969 vol 792 c55W
Mr. Owen

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government what recent advice has been issued to local authorities in the county of Northumberland concerning the application of the Clean Air Act; and whether he will make a statement.

Mr. Skeffington

No advice has been issued particularly to the local authorities of Northumberland, but during the past year the Department has issued circulars about the Clean Air Act, 1968. I explained my right hon. Friend's policy on domestic smoke control on 18th November in answer to a Question by my hon. and learned Friend the Member for Warrington (Mr. W. T. Williams).—[Vol. 791, c. 243–4.]