Oral Answers to Questions — National War Effort.

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  • Medical Schools, London (Women Students). (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour whether he is aware that most medical schools in London refuse to accept women medical students, although many with good educational qualifications are anxious to...

  • Coalmining Industry (Prosecutions). (5 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour the number of person employed in and about coalmines who have been prosecuted by his Department in each of the several coalfields, giving the number of miners...

  • Alien Dentists. (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour whether he is aware that a number of foreign refugee dentists are at present unemployed; and whether in view of the shortage of man-power, he will cease to reserve...

  • Mobile Women Workers, Scotland. (5 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour whether he is aware that factories in Ayrshire, formerly manufacturing lace but now devoting their resources to machining tank and aeroplane parts, are being told by...

  • Soldier's Wife (Employment). (5 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour whether he is aware that Mrs. Violet Stevens, 2a, Brighton Road, East Ham, E.6, the wife of a serving soldier, employed in the butchery department of the Royal...

  • Football Pools (Women Employees). (2 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour how many girls working in the football pool offices are between 20 and 30 years of age; and how many have been withdrawn from these offices to do essential war work?

  • Shopping Facilities. (8 speeches)

    asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he is aware that, in cases where the local authority, the chamber of trade and the representatives of employers and workers have...

  • Retail Distributive Trades Sub-committees. (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour whether he will give particulars of the retail distributive trades sub-committee before which, in London, female persons are called for interview; by whom were the...

  • Building Industry (Smaller Businesses). (2 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour how, in view of the present policy of drafting labour to large firms of contractors at the expense of the smaller firms, he proposes to meet urgent post-war building...

  • Interviewed Women (Welsh Language). (2 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour whether he will take steps to ensure that when women are called for interview either by his officers or by interviewing panels in Wales, the interview shall be...

  • Juveniles (Hours of Work). (2 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour whether Government Departments are exempt from the regulations that govern the working hours of juveniles; and what steps are taken by his Department to ensure that...

  • Day Nurseries, Willesden. (2 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Health whether he is aware that there are several hundreds of women in West Willesden who are anxious to start work in the factories engaged on war work, but are unable to...