HC Deb 14 December 1939 vol 355 c1292W
Mr. R. Morgan

asked the First Commissioner of Works how many hotels have been requisitioned by his Department during the past six weeks; and whether he is now in a position to make any further statement with regard to this matter following the reception of a deputation from the interests concerned?

Mr. Ramsbotham

Only one hotel has been taken over by this Department during the past six weeks. This hotel, which is in Scotland, was taken on behalf of the Department of Health for Scotland for an emergency hospital. I have a t present no further statement to make following the reception of the deputation referred to by my hon. Friend.