Skip to main content

Free Food

Volume 130: debated on Thursday 31 March 1988

The text on this page has been created from Hansard archive content, it may contain typographical errors.

To ask the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what recent discussions he has had within the European Community about operating the free food scheme.

The Government have requested the Commission to allocate to us a sum equivalent to £10£4 million in 1988 which the Commission has indicated is the maximum available for the United Kingdom. I await the response of the Commission.