Petrol Consumption

Oral Answers to Questions — British Army – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 4th December 1956.

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Photo of Mr Stephen Swingler Mr Stephen Swingler , Newcastle-under-Lyme 12:00 am, 4th December 1956

asked the Secretary of State for War what steps he is taking to reduce the Army's consumption of petrol in the light of the need for economy.

Photo of Mr John Hare Mr John Hare , Sudbury and Woodbridge

As early as 7th November a 10 per cent. cut in petrol consumption was ordered, and we are working out details of a further reduction.