HC Deb 27 July 1931 vol 255 cc1954-6W

asked the Secretary to the Overseas Trade Department the names and addresses of the committee elected to represent the interests of the exhibitors at the British Industries Fair, 1932; and how they were elected?


The advisory committee representing the exhibitors at the London Section of the Fair at present numbers 30 members and is composed of representatives drawn from each trade section. The majority of the members of the committee have been elected by their fellow exhibitors—the others have either been appointed as representatives of trade associations or have been nominated by the Department. The following is a list of the names and addresses of the members of the committee arranged alphabetically:

George Abbott, Esquire, Messrs. G. S. Abbott, Limited, 54–56, Golden Lane, E.C.1.

William Bailey, Esquire, Messrs. William Bailey (Birmingham), Limited, Victoria Works, 38–39, Weaman Street, Birmingham.

A. E. Barnes, Esquire, Messrs. Good-earl Brothers, Limited, Mendy Street, High Wycombe, Bucks.

J. Beresford, Esquire, Messrs. Beresford and Hicks, 131–139, Curtain Road, London, E.C.2.

R. P. Brasted, Esquire, Messrs. Brasted Brothers, Limited, Piano Works, Hermitage Road, Harringay, N.4.

F. Britain, Esquire, Messrs. Britains, Limited, Lambton Road, Hornsey Rise, N.19.

Arthur Bryan, Esquire, Messrs. Frank Bryan, Limited, 195–7, Long Lane, S.E.1.

W. J. Chapman, Esquire, Messrs. Chapmans (Longton), Limited, Albert Works, Longton, Stoke-on-Trent.

H. J. Cullum, Esquire, Micro-Pero-phone and Chromogram, Limited, 76–78, City Road, E.C.1.

Alex. T. Cussons, Esquire, Messrs. Cussons, Sons and Co., Limited, Kersal Vale Works, Manchester.

G. Delgado, Esquire, Messrs. Delgado, Limited, 55, East Road, N.1.

Major Gilbert Dennison, Messrs. Dennison Watch Case Company, Limited, Handsworth, Birmingham.

J. Garnar, Esquire, Messrs. James Garnar and Sons, The Grange, Bermondsey, S.E.1.

G. Gossling, Esquire, Messrs. George Butler and Company, 62, Holborn Viaduct, E.C.1.

A. E. Gray, Esquire, Messrs. A. E. Gray and Company, Limited, Glebe Works, Mayer Street, Hanley, Staffs.

P. C. Gunningham, Esquire, Messrs. Elkington and Company, Limited, Newall Street, Birmingham.

C. A. Hill, Esquire, British Drug Houses, Limited, 16–30, Graham Street, City Road, N.1.

J. K. Hussey, Esquire, Messrs. A. S. Cartwright, Limited, 75, Ford Street, Hockley, Birmingham.

W. Lines, Esquire, Messrs. Lines Brothers, Limited, Triangtois Works, Merton, S.W. 19.

John Lynch, Esquire, Messrs. John Lynch and Company, 2, Spear Street, Manchester.

L. F. C. Maclean, Esquire, O.B.E., Empire Marketing Board, 2, Queen Anne's Gate Buildings, London, S.W.1.

T. D. Parkin, Esquire, Messrs. R. W. Munro, Limited, 103–149, Cornwall Road, South Tottenham, N.15.

J. Davidson Pratt, Esquire, The Association of British Chemical Manufacturers, 166, Piccadilly, W.1.

F. A. Rolph, Esquire, Messrs. Taylor-Rolph and Company, Limited, Fitzgerald Works, Mortlake, S.W.14.

Sir John T. Rowland, Messrs. Leethams, Limited, Arundel Factory, Portsmouth.

Alderman Sidney J. Sandle, 48, Masons Hill, Bromley, Kent.

S. E. M. Simpson, Esquire, The Soho Pottery, Limited, Elder Works, Cobridge, Staffs.

A. Spottiswoode - Ritchie, Esquire, Messrs. William Ritchie and Sons, Limited, Elder Street, Edinburgh.

W. J. U. Woolcock, Esquire, C.B.E., Abbey House, 1, Tothill Street, Westminster, S.W.1.

H. O. Worrall, Esquire, Messrs. H. O. Worrall and Company, Limited, 113, Bromsgrove Street, Birmingham.


asked the Secretary to the Overseas Trade Department whether he is aware of the dissatisfaction amongst the exhibitors for the British Industries Fair, 1932, with regard to the composition of the committee elected to represent the interests of the exhibitors; and whether he will inquire into the matter with a view to complete representation of all interests on the committee?


I am unaware that any dissatisfaction exists amongst exhibitors with regard to the composition of the British Industries Fair Exhibitors Advisory Committee. If the hon. Member will furnish me with any information in his possession which suggests dissatisfaction, I will have inquiries made.

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