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Oral Answers to Questions — Prisoners.

Part of the debate – in the House of Commons on 26th November 1936.

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Photo of Mr John Simon Mr John Simon , Spen Valley

If this question implies that any officers are required to attend except those whose presence is necessary for the due carrying out of the punishment, there is no truth in the suggestion.