Oral Answers to Questions — Housing (Minister's Speech)

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 15th November 1960.

Alert me about debates like this

Photo of Mr Hugh Gaitskell Mr Hugh Gaitskell , Leeds South 12:00 am, 15th November 1960

Can the Prime Minister name a single large city where a housing shortage does not exist today? How can he say that the use of many new houses for slum clearance purposes, to absorb people from slum clearance areas, does not constitute a housing shortage?