§ Mr. DAY
asked the Minister of Transport the number of applications that have been made to him during the 12 months ended to the last convenient date by operators of various omnibus routes in the London area for the purpose of increasing their existing omnibus service; whether these applications have all been referred to the London Traffic Advisory Committee; and whether he will give particulars of the applications that he has either acceded to or refused?
§ Mr. HERBERT MORRISON
During the 12 months ended 30th June last, 130
Proprietor. No. of applications Granted. Refused (or not approved by Commissioner of Police). Under consideration. London General Omnibus Company, Limited (including Tramways (M.E.T.) Omnibus Company, Limited). 64 45 15 4 London Public Omnibus Company, Limited. 1 1 — — Thomas Tilling, Limited 1 1 — — National Omnibus and Transport Company, Limited. 2 2 — — East Surrey Traction Company, Limited. 4 4 — — Tilling and British Automobile Traction Company, Limited. 1 1 — — Other proprietors (26) 57 17 37 3