Oral Answers to Questions — Coal Industry. – in the House of Commons on 2nd June 1942.
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asked the Secretary for Mines whether, seeing that council
houses provide space for the storage of coal, he will allow stocks to be accumulated, where possible, during the summer months, thus relieving pressure on transport during the winter?
The Department has always encouraged householders to stock coal in summer, and will make provision for stocking to be resumed this summer as soon as the supply of coal permits.
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