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Place Names (Signs)

Volume 391: debated on Tuesday 13 July 1943

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asked the Home Secretary whether he is now prepared to authorise the restoration of place names upon public buildings and private premises, and also in announcements appearing upon advertisement hoardings?

As my hon. Friend is aware, the re-erection by highway authorities of road direction signs is now permitted over a large part of the country, but I do not think that the time has come to permit the general restoration of other signs indicating place names.