§ 46. Mr. Costain
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services when he intends to announce mobility allowances for those born prior to 2nd April 1925.
§ Mr. Alfred Morris
I would refer the hon. Gentleman to my reply to my hon. Friend the Member for Stoke-on-Trent, South (Mr. Ashley) on 4th May.—[Vol. 931, c.213–14.]—Claims to mobility allowance from people who were born on or after 25th August 1923 will be accepted from 25th May 1977 and payment of the allowance for this group will start on 24th August 1977.