HC Deb 29 November 1937 vol 329 c1713W
Colonel Brown

asked the Minister of Labour how many persons are registered as unemployed in Haltwhistle at the latest available date; the total number on the register; and whether he can give comparative figures for 12 months ago?

Mr. E. Brown

At 18th October, 1937, 438 persons aged 14 and over were registered as unemployed at the Haltwhistle Employment Exchange. The corresponding figure for 26th October, 1936, was 637.