§ 16. Mr. Redmayne
asked the Secretary of State for War what action he has taken to safeguard the interest of civilian employees returning from abroad in the matter of house allocation.
§ Mr. Strachey
It rests with the local authorities concerned to allocate the tenancies of their houses according to need. However, with a view to easing the difficulties of these officials and their families, the financial allowances to which they may be entitled have recently been extended.