Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Employment – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 2nd March 1948.
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The number of days lost owing to industrial disputes in the coalmining industry between V.E. day and the end of February, 1948, was about ¾ million. In the 34 months from November, 1918 to August, 1921, 98 million days were lost.
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