§ Sir R. THOMAS
asked the Home Secretary what were the numbers of licensed clubs and of public-houses, respectively, in South Wales and Monmouthshire at the end of 1928; and what increase or decrease do these figures show over the corresponding figures for the end of 1920?
§ Sir W. JOYNSON-HICKS
On 1st January, 1921, there were 4,503 on-licences and 347 clubs in Monmouthshire and six of the Southern Counties of Wales. The corresponding figures on 1st January, 1927 (the latest published figures), are 4,250 and 528. Full details are to be found in the Annual Volumes of Licensing Statistics.