HC Deb 09 April 1913 vol 51 c1177

asked the President of the Board of Agriculture why, out of 495 applicants for small holdings in Herefordshire, 271 of whom have been approved, only 104 have been satisfied.

The PRESIDENT of the BOARD of AGRICULTURE (Mr. Runciman)

The Small Holdings Commissioner for the district is inquiring into the causes of delay in satisfying the demand for land in Herefordshire, and everything possible will be done to effect an improvement.