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Entertainments Duty (Cinemas, Rural Areas)

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 16th April 1957.

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Photo of Mr Peter Thorneycroft Mr Peter Thorneycroft , Monmouth 12:00 am, 16th April 1957

I think it is a contribution to include genuinely rural areas, but if we extend it much further we shall get away from rural areas into small urban districts as well, which is not the main purpose of this exemption.