§ Mr. Ridley
asked the Secretary of State for Prices and Consumer Potection what were the principal occasions in 1976 and 1977 when he has given in public a quantitative or qualitative statement about the future trend of the price level, particularly in 1977.
§ Mr. Hattersley
Since the beginning of 1976, the principal occasions on which I have referred in public statements to the future trend of the price level have been during Question Time in the House of Commons on 15th November—[Vol. 919, c. 915]—and on 20th December—[Vol. 923, c. 15 and 22.]