asked the Minister for Industry and Commerce if he is aware that demands are being made by traders in different districts for an increased allocation of waggons to Córas Iompair Éireann for the conveyance of turf to meet the needs of their customers; and if he will see that an increased number is made available, at least during the period when waggons are idle due to the sugar factories strike.
Ceisteanna—Questions. Oral Answers. - Turf Transport.
I am aware that demands are being made by traders in different districts for an increased allocation of waggons for the conveyance of turf. Waggons freed by the strike in the sugar factories are being used for turf transport to the greatest possible extent.