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Volume 393: debated on Wednesday 3 November 1943

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asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Food whether, in view of the high price of brandy even for medical cases, he is proposing to import brandy from South Africa?

Although stocks of brandy are small my Noble Friend does not consider it necessary to arrange for further imports at the present time. If, however, my hon. Friend will let me have particulars of any case where brandy is not available for medical purposes at a reasonable price I shall be glad to look into the matter.