Motor Cars (Customs Procedure)

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

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Photo of Mr William Shepherd Mr William Shepherd , Cheadle 12:00 am, 12th December 1957

Is it not a fact that one of the countries which have granted the concession has an industry as large as ours? Why should we be regarded as the most sticky and stodgy of all nations in Europe in these matters? Would it not be to our economic advantage to give this facility to encourage tourists who wish to bring their cars to this country?