HC Deb 19 April 1888 vol 324 c1736
MR. ROWNTREE (Scarborough)

asked the President of the Local Government Board, Whether he will give the House a Return showing the total number of Aldermen in the Corporations of England and Wales, and the number of Aldermen who have been selected to that office from outside the Corporations during the last six years?

THE PRESIDENT (Mr. RITCHIE) (Tower Hamlets, St. George's)

The Local Government Board have no official information on these points; and the particulars required could only be obtained by applying to the several Town Councils for it.