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Inflation

Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 19th November 1957.

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Photo of Sir William Anstruther-Gray Sir William Anstruther-Gray , Berwickshire and East Lothian 12:00 am, 19th November 1957

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer to what extent the figures at his disposal indicate that inflation is being checked.

Photo of Mr Peter Thorneycroft Mr Peter Thorneycroft , Monmouth

Gold is flowing in instead of out and there is more confidence in the £ both at home and abroad, but our policies must be pressed home with vigour to ensure success.