§ Mr. Perkins
asked the Minister of Labour what is the local general rate per hour in the Stroud rural area for builders' labourers employed on aerodrome construction?
§ Mr. E. Brown
The rate of wages agreed upon by the National Joint Council for the Building Industry, for builders'1938W
a date in March of each year since 1924, the earliest year for which comparable figures are available:—
labourers engaged on work on the site of the aerodrome at Minchinhampton, which is within the rural district of Stroud, is 1s. 1¼d. per hour for a period of six months from 17th March, 1937.