HC Deb 25 June 1936 vol 313 cc1981-2W
Lieut.-Colonel MOORE

asked the Home Secretary which local authorities have refused to take action with regard to the Government circular dealing with air raid precautions; and whether he intends to take action to stop the activities of the organisations which are attempting to dissuade local authorities from taking such action?


Following is a list of the local authorities which have intimated to the Home Office that they do not propose to co-operate with the Government in this matter. The answer to the second part of the question is in the negative.

England and Wales.

Metropolitan Borough:

  • Battersea.

County Boroughs:

  • Barnsley.
  • Gateshead.
  • Salford.
  • Sunderland.
  • Wigan.

Non-county Boroughs:

  • Eccles.
  • Ilkeston.
  • Nelson.

Urban Districts:

  • Aberdare.
  • Maesteg.
  • Norton-Radstock.


County Council:

  • West Lothian.

Small burgh:

  • Wick.

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