HC Deb 17 October 1989 vol 158 c103W
Mr. Nicholas Winterton

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Security how many letters he has received from right hon. and hon. Members over the last six months concerning pension provision for war widows; and how many of these letters were from the hon. Member for Macclesfield.

Mrs. Gillian Shephard

Since 1 April, we have received 253 letters concerning war widows pensions, 187 of which were from the honourable Member for Macclesfield.