§ 2. Sir ASSHETON POWNALL
asked the Minister of Labour the total of days lost owing to industrial disputes in the 12 months ending 1st June; and how it 550 compared with the figure for the previous 12 months?
§ Miss BONDFIELD
I would refer the hon. Member to the reply given to the hon. Member for Willesden East (Mr. D. G. Somerville) on 17th June, of which I am sending him a copy.
§ Sir A. POWNALL
Can the right hon. Lady say whether they do not Show that eight times as much time was lost this year as compared with the year before?