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Peace Procession, Barking.

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Defence. – in the House of Commons on 18th November 1936.

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Photo of Mr Valentine McEntee Mr Valentine McEntee , Walthamstow West

asked the Home Secretary by what authority, and for what reason, the police ordered the postponement of a peace procession for two hours in Barking on Saturday, 14th November, 1936, and why the person responsible for this order had not the courtesy to give adequate notice of his objection to the organisers instead of only intervening late on the previous night, when the police had had six weeks' notice of the proposed procession?