§ Mr. Benjamin Smith
asked the First Commissioner of Works whether his attention has been called to the dirty condition outside St. Stephen's door, owing to the use of small coal; and will he take the necessary steps to abate this nuisance?1246W
§ Sir P. Sassoon
The spot to which the hon. Member refers appears to form a "pocket" in which grit—whether from the chimney or elsewhere—accumulates; but I will certainly consider what steps can be taken to effect an improvement here.