HC Deb 12 June 1934 vol 290 c1523
18. Mrs. WARD

asked the hon. and gallant Member for Rye, as representing the Forestry Commissioners, whether the Forestry Commission have any land for planting on Cannock Chase; and whether, having regard to the local demand for timber for pit-wood and the available supply of local unemployed for the work, they will undertake planting in the immediate future?

Colonel Sir GEORGE COURTHOPE (Forestry Commissioner)

The Forestry Commission still have land for planting on Cannock Chase, and will plant a further 160 acres next season.

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