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Orders of the Day — White Fish Authority (Publicity Scheme)

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 10th March 1970.

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When I read a speech which was made in another place about the depressed state of the industry, I felt that I had to remind the House that the provisional figures show that the landings of all varieties of sea fish by British vessels in 1969 were worth £66 million, compared with £62·1 million in 1968. This represents a higher first-hand return than in any previous year.