§ Sir R. ASKE
asked the Minister of Labour whether he will state the number of unemployed persons registered at the Heaton and Welbeck Road Employment Exchanges, Newcastle-upon-Tyne, in May, 1929, October, 1931, and at the present time?
§ Mr. E. BROWN
The numbers of unemployed persons, aged 14 years and over, on the registers of the Heaton and Walker (Welbeck Road) Employment Exchanges were as follows:
Heaton. Walker. 27th May, 1929 … 4,744 1,049 26th October,1931 … 9,466 2,769 24th June, 1935 … 7,091 2,761