HC Deb 11 March 1938 vol 332 c2269W
Mr. Davidson

asked the Minister of Labour the total number of persons defined as seasonal workers who failed to qualify for unemployment benefit in Glasgow for the years 1936 and 1937, respectively?

Mr. E. Brown

, pursuant to his reply (OFFICIAL REPORT, 3rd March, 1938; col. 1261, Vol. 332) supplied the following statement

During the year 1936, 175 claims to benefit made at Employment Exchanges in Glasgow were disallowed by Courts of Referees under the Anomalies (Seasonal Workers) Order; the corresponding figure for 1937 was 149. These figures may include some cases in which the claimants concerned resided outside Glasgow. The figures relate to claims disallowed; the number of separate individuals concerned is not available.

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