HC Deb 29 March 1909 vol 3 c34

asked the Chief Secretary to the Lord Lieutenant of Ireland what were the fees paid to Mr. Denis Henry, K.C., who presided at the Drumdoe inquiry in 1905; how many days did the inquiry last; and the total cost of the proceedings?


The fee paid Mr. Henry, K.C., in connection with the Drumdoe inquiry was £170, being £50 for the first day and £20 a day for six subsequent days. The inquiry lasted seven days, and the total cost of the proceedings was £937 18s.


May I ask whether the right hon. Gentleman will kindly send a copy of that answer to the hon. Member for North Armagh? [An HON. MEMBER: "Why?"] You know why.