§ Mr. ROLAND ROBINSON
asked the Minister of Labour whether he will state the number of disallowances of claims under the seasonal workers orders during the winter months at the Blackpool and Lytham St. Annes Employment Exchanges, as compared with the same period last year?
§ Mr. E. BROWN
During the five months October, 1935, to February, 1936, 839 claims by seasonal workers were disallowed by the Blackpool Court of Referees under the Anomalies Order, as compared with 1,737 during the five months October, 1934, to February, 1935. The Blackpool Court of Referees deals with cases from Employment Exchanges at Blackpool, Lytham St. Annes and Fleetwood.