HC Deb 20 July 1926 vol 198 cc1058-9W

asked the Minister of Labour if he can give information as to the constitution of the advisory committee set up to hear claims for extended unemployment benefit; and if he can give particulars, including names and addresses, of this advisory committee in Huddersfield?


I am sending the hon. Member a leaflet (L.E.C. I, 1925), which gives a general description of the constitution and functions of the local employment committees. The names of members of the Huddersfield Employment Committee and of the organisations they represent are as follow:

Nominating Body. Number of Representatives. Persons Nominated.
Huddersfleld and District Engineering and Allied Trades' Federation, 33, Estate Buildings, Huddersfield. 2 Mr. F. Shaw.
Mr. W. H. Richardson.
Transport and General Workers' Association, Tylers Chambers, Market Walk, Hudders-field. 1 Mr. J. P. Stubbs.
The Tailors' and Garment Workers' Union, 11, Beast Market, Haddersfield. 1 Mr. H. Firth.
National Federation of Building Trades' Operatives (Hudderafield and District Branch), 53, North Street, Huddersfield. 1 Mr. C. H. Farnhill.
National Union of Textile Workers, 41, Fitz-william Street, Huddersfield. 3 Mr. W. H. Hudson.
(1 a woman). Mr. B. S. Shrigley.
Mrs. M. Scott.
Huddersfield and District Associated Trades and Labour Council, 52, Taylor Hill Road, Lockwood Huddersfield 1 Mr. J. S. Armitage, J.P.
Workers' Union, 33, Estate Buildings, Railway Street, Huddersfield. 2 Mr. J. Gr. Stevens.
(1 a woman). Miss M. Doherty.
National Union of General and Municipal Workers, 10, Ark Road, Halifax Old Road, Huddersfield. 1 Mr. J. Moss.

West Riding Territorial Army Association, 9, St. Leonards. York. 1 Colonel G. P. Norton, D.S.O., T.D.
Juvenile Advisory Committee, Bleak House, Oakes Road, Huddersfield. 1 Mr. A. Gee, O.B.E., J.P.
The British Legion, (Huddersfleld Branch), 70, John William Street, Huddersfleld. 1 Mr. J. K. D'Arcy.
Huddersfield Corporation, Town Hall, Huddersfield. 1 Councillor A. E. Sellers.

Huddersfield Board of Guardians 1 Councillor R, C. Walshaw, J.P
It is not the practice to publish the private addresses of members.