HC Deb 24 July 1947 vol 440 c165W
44. Mr. Piratin

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many police were on duty at the meeting of the British League of Ex-Servicemen at Ridley Road, Hackney, on Sunday, 13th July.

Mr. Ede

Twenty-five police officers were on duty throughout the meeting, and ten more were engaged for a short period after some disturbance had occurred.