§ Captain CROOKSHANK
asked the Minister of Labour the number of unemployed persons on the live register on 1st May, 1929, and 1930, respectively, 41W or on the nearest available dates, in the towns of Gainsborough, Grantham and Lincoln?
§ Mr. LAWSON
At 5th May, 1930, there were 811 persons on the registers of the Employment Exchange at Gains-borough, 954 at Grantham, and 3,456 at Lincoln. The corresponding figures for 6th May, 1929, were 712 at Gainsborough, 557 at Grantham, and 1,827 at Lincoln.