§ 87. Mr. Shepherd
asked the Minister of Labour the number of workers unemployed at the latest date in the textile industry in cotton, rayon, silk and wool respectively.
§ Sir W. Monckton
At 11th February 22,870 in the cotton industry; 718 in rayon, nylon, etc. production; 3,531 in rayon, nylon, etc., weaving and silk; and 12,484 in the woollen and worsted industry. Figures for March are not yet available.