§ 23. Major COLVILLE
asked the Minister of Labour at what date the unemployment figures for Scotland last stood at their present level?
§ Miss BONDFIELD
The last date on which the numbers of persons on the registers of Employment Exchanges in Scotland was at approximately the present level was in December, 1926.
§ Major COLVILLE
Can the right hon. Lady say whether in any single area in Scotland the numbers of the unemployed have diminished since the Government took office?