HC Deb 03 November 1943 vol 393 cc678-9W
Mr. A. Edwards

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many deaths from diphtheria were recorded in each of the five years 1938 to 1942 and the first half of 1943; and how many of the deaths were children under five, children between bye and 15 years and persons over 15 years of age?

Mr. Johnston

The figures asked for are as follow:

of dairy farmers; and whether he will make an early announcement?

Mr. Hudson

I would refer my hon. Friend to the statement I made on 28th October concerning agricultural prices. Discussions with the industry are at present proceeding. I hope to make a further announcement shortly.