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Railway Superannuitants (Benefits)

Volume 527: debated on Wednesday 5 May 1954

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asked the Minister of Transport and Civil Aviation how many British Railways superannuitants have received benefit from the scheme announced by him on 17th March, 1953; and the total additional sum being paid out per annum.

Under the British Transport Commission's scheme for supplementing the pensions of certain British Railways superannuitants, approximately 2,650 persons are receiving supplements at an approximate annual cost to the Commission of £33,900.