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Orders of the Day — ROAD TRAFFIC BILL [Lords]

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 5th April 1955.

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Photo of Mr James Callaghan Mr James Callaghan , Cardiff South East 12:00 am, 5th April 1955

Is the basic reason for the introduction of the parking meters proposal a desire to relieve congestion or a desire to charge for the use of road space by vehicles that stand there for a long time?