Oral Answers to Questions — Palace of Westminster – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 24th October 1949.
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asked the Minister of Works where the upholstery for the new Commons Chamber has been manufactured.
The leather for the upholstery of the benches in the new House of Commons will be dyed and finished in Bermondsey. The contract for the upholstering work has not yet been let.
Was this order put out to tender, and was High Wycombe invited to give estimates?
As I have said, the upholstering work has not been let.
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