HC Deb 24 November 1925 vol 188 c1195W
Colonel DAY

asked the Secretary for Mines, whether his attention has been drawn to the inquest held at Derby on Oliver Rundall, a 15-year-old boy, employed at the Swanwick Colliery and allowed to work 70 hours a week instead of the number allowable by law; and whether any action has been taken against the owners of the colliery in respect of this breach of Regulations?

Colonel LANE-FOX

The answer to the first part of the question is in the affirmative. Enquiries are being made, and on their completion the question of further action will be decided.

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