§ Dr. MORRIS-JONES
asked the Minister of Health whether applications for loans by public authorities in Wales for constructive works under the Public Health Acts are sanctioned or refused by him on the recommendation of the Welsh Board of Health?
§ Miss LAWRENCE
Loans in respect of the following services are sanctioned by my right hon. Friend on the recommendation of the Welsh Board of Health: Tuberculosis sanatoria, venereal disease clinics, isolation and infectious diseases hospitals, maternity and child welfare centres, slaughter houses, markets.
NUMBER of PERSONS on the Registers of Employment Exchanges in the Tyneside area* at 19th January, 1931, and 21st January, 1929. Date. Men. Boys. Women. Girls. Total. 19th January, 1931 … … … 66,141 2,959 8,616 2,516 80,232 21st January, 1929 … … … 52,629 2,111 4,596 2,277 61,613 * The local offices included are: Blaydon, Elswick, Gateshead, Heaton, Hebburn, Jarrow, Newcastle-on-Tyne, North Shields, South Shields, Wallsend, Willington Quay, Dunston, Felling, Newburn and Walker.