§ 9. Mr. James Hall
asked the Minister of Labour whether he can give information as to the total number of persons on the unemployment register in Stepney in September, 1938, and September, 1939?
§ Mr. E. Brown
The numbers of unemployed persons on the registers of the Stepney Employment Exchange at 12th September, 1938, and nth September, 1939, were 8,921 and 15,724 respectively.