HC Deb 28 February 1990 vol 168 cc240-1W
Mr. Ashby

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food if he will list the average price for a 11b loaf of bread and the average price for an unmilled ton of wheat grown in the United Kingdom for the years 1986 to 1989, inclusive.

Mr. Curry

The information requested is set out in the table.

Average price of1 11b loaf of bread Pence per loaf Average price of2 home grown wheat £ per tonne
1986 43.0 111.18
1987 43.7 111.00
1988 46.8 105.14
1989 48.8 105.72

1 White sliced 8,000 gm. loaf. Source: CSO.

2 Unmilled home grown bread wheat. Source: MAFF.