HC Deb 14 March 1922 vol 151 cc1991-2W
Sir W. de FRECE

asked the Minister of Labour whether, in approving relief works for the benefit of the unemployed, he will consider the special suitability of restarting local undertakings which for some reason or other are not able to continue operations at the present moment, but whose existence is vital to the local communities; and whether he can state instances in which this policy, if approved, has been followed?


I have been asked to reply to this question. I am not sure what my hon. Friend has in mind, but grants have been given for many works of local necessity carried out by local authorities.

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