Oral Answers to Questions — Sewage Disposal (Rural Areas).

– in the House of Commons on 29th May 1941.

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Photo of General Sir George Jeffreys General Sir George Jeffreys , Petersfield

asked the Minister of Health whether he is satisfied that the arrangements for the disposal of sewage in rural areas containing large numbers of evacuees and refugees are adequate to prevent the outbreak of disease?

Photo of Mr Ernest Brown Mr Ernest Brown , Leith

While the sanitary arrangements are necessarily under strain in some districts, the importance of adequate precautions in areas where there have been large increases in population is realised by my Department and by local authorities.