HC Deb 31 March 1976 vol 908 c508W
Mr. Arthur Lewis

asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Protection to what extent her Department has restricted or intend restricting increases in the price of newspapers.

Mr. Maclennan

The newspaper industry, like other manufacturing industries, may only increase prices in accordance with the provisions of the Price Code. Information about proposed price increases modified by the Price Commission are published in its quarterly report.

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