HC Deb 26 November 1928 vol 223 c30
37. Captain BOURNE

asked the Minister of Agriculture whether the company contemplated in Part I. of the Agricultural Credits Act, 1928, has yet been incorporated; and, if so, whether he can give the names of the directors of such company?


Yes, Sir. The directors are:—

  • Sir Harry Goschen, K.B.E.
  • Sir George Barstow, K.C.B.
  • Lord Clinton, P.C., D.L., J.P.
  • Sir George May, K.B.E., E.T.A.
  • Sir Otto Niemeyer, G.B.E., K.C.B.
  • Mr. J. H. Clifford Johnston.
  • Mr. W. Gavin, C.B.E.

Captain BOURNE

Can the right hon. Gentleman say when this company hopes to start operations?


As soon as the necessary arrangements are made.


Can the Minister say whether the Midland Bank are yet taking any part?