HC Deb 06 February 1974 vol 868 c333W
75. Mr. Soref

asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs if he will make a statement on the consideration he has given to the level of overseas aid in the light of the prevailing domestic economic situation.

Mr. Wood

My hon. Friend the Chief Secretary to the Treasury made clear in his speech on 29th January—[Vol. 868, c. 255]—that all public expenditure programmes are subject to reconsideration, but I have nothing to add to my reply to my hon. Friend on 21st December last.—[Vol. 866, c. 459.]

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