HC Deb 22 April 1970 vol 800 c115W
Sir B. Rhys Williams

asked the Secretary of State for Employment and Productivity what change took place in the cost of living index between 1st April, 1969 and 1st April, 1970.

Mr. Dell:

The General Index of Retail Prices rose by 5.1 per cent. between 18th March, 1969, and 17th March, 1970.