HC Deb 04 December 1979 vol 975 c91W
Q14. Mr. Wigley

asked the Prime Minister whether Her Majesty's Government have in any way amended their general policy since coming into office in relation to the freedom of action of local authorities.

The Prime Minister

No. The Government are committed to giving local authorities wider discretion in local matters, subject to national policies and the needs of the economy.

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