HC Deb 28 July 1891 vol 356 cc550-1

I beg to ask the Secretary of State for War whether the firm of Kynoch & Co. (Limited), Aston, have Government contracts in hand; and, if so, whether the terms of the Resolution of the House, dated 13th February, 1891, in respect of wages are adhered to?

*THE SECRETARY OF STATE FOR WAR (Mr. E. STANHOPE, Lincolnshire, Horncastle)

Messrs. Kynoch &Co. do hold Government contracts, and I am informed by the Director of Contracts that they are pledged to pay the current rate of wages in connection therewith.