Allotments (Damage by Animals).

Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture. – in the House of Commons on 4th June 1942.

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Photo of Mr John Parker Mr John Parker , Romford

asked the Minister of Agriculture whether he is aware that not only dogs but cattle and horses frequently trespass upon and damage allotments; and whether he will see that adequate powers are given to local authorities to deal with this evil?

Photo of Mr Thomas Williams Mr Thomas Williams , Don Valley

Cases of damage from the cause mentioned have been brought to my right hon. Friend's notice, but he is not satisfied that the existing remedies under common law are inadequate. He is, however, considering whether anything further can and should be done.