HC Deb 05 July 1979 vol 969 c713W
Mr. Tilley

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the estimated take-up rate for free milk benefit for each category of those families who do not have an automatic entitlement, namely, those who are (a) on low incomes, (b) have three or more children under school age or (c) have children attending an approved day nursery or playgroup.

Sir George Young

On points (a) and (b) I refer the hon. Member to my hon. Friend's reply to the hon. Member for Birkenhead (Mr. Field) on 29 June. On point (c), information about the number of children receiving free milk at approved day nurseries and playgroups is not available.—[Vol. 969, c. 362–3.]