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Local Taxation

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons at 3:32 pm on 4th July 2005.

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Photo of Linda Gilroy Linda Gilroy Labour, Plymouth, Sutton 3:32 pm, 4th July 2005

Earlier, the hon. Lady kindly offered to give away some glasses. Perhaps she might repeat that offer, because if she looks at the small print of her party's proposal, for which one might well need glasses, she will see that—unlike the Chancellor's offer, which will help 19 out of 20 pensioners—it would help only one in four pensioners.