HC Deb 30 November 1979 vol 974 c809W
Mr. Field

asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will list the rise in the retail price index for each year since 1970 and in total: and if he will compare this increase with the rise in prices of (a) electricity, (b) gas, (c) coal, (d) paraffin and (e) central heating oil.

Mr. Jim Lester

I shall reply to the hon. Member as soon as possible.