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Volume 391: debated on Tuesday 13 July 1943

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asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Food whether the fish sold as kippers are kippered on orthodox lines?

Yes, Sir. In most cases kippers are being cured at the present time in the orthodox manner. There is, however, evidence of undesirable practices on the part of some traders which would appear to be an offence against the Fish (Maximum Prices) Order. My Department is taking action to deal with cases of this kind.