Oral Answers to Questions — Petrol Rationing.

– in the House of Commons on 9th June 1942.

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Photo of Sir John Mellor Sir John Mellor , Tamworth

asked the Secretary for Petroleum whether the use of petrol saved from basic rations will be permitted after 30th June?

Photo of Mr Geoffrey Lloyd Mr Geoffrey Lloyd , Birmingham, Ladywood

Because it was given for use during the period which ends on 30th June.

Photo of Sir John Mellor Sir John Mellor , Tamworth

Could not my hon. Friend give these people until 15th July to use up any petrol they have managed to save on their basic ration. May I have a reply to my question?

Photo of Mr Arthur Molson Mr Arthur Molson , High Peak

Is my hon. Friend aware that this is likely to result in a great waste of petrol?

Photo of Mr Geoffrey Lloyd Mr Geoffrey Lloyd , Birmingham, Ladywood

I will consider that point.