HC Deb 03 December 1908 vol 197 cc1632-3

To ask the President of the Local Government Board whether any reply has yet been given by his Board to the application of the town council of Folkestone for sanction to create a distress committee; and if so, will he state the nature of the reply.

(Answered by Mr. John Burns.) I have not seen my way to establish a distress committee at Folkestone at the present time.