HC Deb 27 July 1915 vol 73 c2128
18. Mr. PRATT

asked the Secretary for Scotland what special steps, if any, he proposes to take with reference to the employment of discharged and disabled sailors and soldiers on the land in Scotland; and whether he has yet considered the resolution from the Royal Scottish Arboriculture Society, urging the expedition of schemes of afforestation in Scotland?

The SECRETARY for SCOTLAND (Mr. McKinnon Wood)

The Board of Agriculture for Scotland is making inquiry as to the matter referred to in the first part of the question. The resolution mentioned in the second part of the question has been referred to the Scottish Advisory Committee, who will consider it and report to the Board.