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Rationed Foods

Volume 497: debated on Wednesday 5 March 1952

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asked the Minister of Food what is the percentage up-take of the rationed foodstuffs, bacon and cheese, for the months December. 1951. and January, 1952.

Deliveries of bacon to wholesalers were 100 per cent. of entitlement for both months and of cheese 100 per cent. for December and 90 per cent. for January. In all cases these figures are as high as, or appreciably higher than, the figures for December, 1950, and January, 1951.