HC Deb 14 June 1988 vol 135 c102W
Mrs. Fyfe

To ask the Prime Minister, pursuant to her answer to the hon. Member for Woolwich (Mr. Cartwright) of 17 May,Official Report, column 798, if her commitment to maintain child benefit includes maintaining its value in real terms.

The Prime Minister

No. The level of child benefit is reviewed each year as part of the annual social security uprating exercise.