HC Deb 24 February 1936 vol 309 c58W

asked the Secretary for Mines what was the total expenditure out of the Miners' Welfare Fund during 1935; what new facilities were provided; and the expenditure on same?


The total payments made out of the Miners' Welfare Fund during 1935 amounted to £686,240.

The purposes of the allocations made from the fund in 1935 are classified as follow:

Pit welfare 334,412
Recreation 177,729
Health 75,349
Research 45,367
Education 12,226
Administration 48,919
Total £694,002
Further particulars will be published shortly in the Annual Report of the Miners' Welfare Committee, which is now in preparation.