31. Viscount GASTLEREAGH
asked the Secretary of State for Dominion Affairs whether he is aware that during the Ottawa Conference an offer was made by a representative of the Government for the settlement of the dispute with the Irish Free State, one of the terms of which was that Northern Ireland should be brought into a federation with the Irish Free State; and whether he can make any statement regarding the matter? 362 charged to each rank of students attending Army vocational training centres?
§ The FINANCIAL SECRETARY to the WAR OFFICE (Mr. Duff Cooper)
The weekly charges are:
s. d. Lance-corporals and privates 5 0 Lance-sergeants and corporals 6 0 Staff-sergeants and sergeants 7 0 Warrant officers, Class II 8 6 Warrant officers, Class I 10 0
§ 30. Mr. JANNER
asked the Financial Secretary to the War Office the numbers of men trained at each of the Army vocational training centres for each year since these centres have been instituted, respectively?
§ Mr. COOPER
As the answer contains a number of figures, I will, with my hon. Friend's permission, circulate it in the OFFICIAL REPORT.
§ Following is the answer:
Mr. M. MacDONALD
My right hon. Friend has seen the Press report to which I gather my Noble Friend refers. He can only describe the account there given as fantastic.