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Oral Answers to Questions — Employment

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  • Catering Wages (Unlicensed Residential Establishments) (7 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour what steps he proposes to take to carry out the repeated recommendations of the Catering Wages Commission for the establishment of a wages board for the 100,000...

  • Coal Mines (Vacancies and Foreign Workers) (7 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour how many vacancies for miners exist today.

  • Non-Ferrous Foundries (Report) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour when the draft regulations based on the White Paper Report of the Joint Standing Committee on Conditions in Non-ferrous Foundries will be circulated.

  • Newcastle-under-Lyme (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour how many of the persons at present unemployed in Newcastle-under-Lyme are suffering from tuberculosis; for what periods they have been unemployed; and what special...

  • Car Delivery Drivers, Coventry (Wages) (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour whether he is aware that there is a strong possibility of a dispute between the Transport and General Workers' Union and car delivery agents in the Coventry...

  • Royal Ordnance Factories (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour the total number of persons employed in the production of ordnance, armoured fighting vehicles and small arms; and the total number of employees in Royal Ordnance...

  • Industrial Disputes (Arbitration) (14 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour what consideration he has given to the desirability of legislation to consolidate the law relating to arbitration in industrial disputes.

  • Opera Companies (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour what estimate he has made of the number of people who will be unemployed through the Arts Council having become unable to maintain in employment the personnel of...

  • West Fife (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour if he is aware of the increasing anxiety in West Fife about future employment prospects consequent on the closure and impending closure of certain textile factories;...

  • Swansea (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour the number of men and women unemployed in the County Borough of Swansea on the latest available date, as compared with November, 1956.

  • Factories Act (Fines) (2 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour how many cases have been brought to his attention in the last five years in which fines have been imposed under Section 133 of the Factories Act, 1937; in how many of...

  • Blind Persons (Protection) (6 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour if he is aware that concern has been occasioned to the members of the National Association of Workshops for the Blind by the activities of persons and firms who...

  • Scientists and Engineers (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour whether he will consult representatives of industry, the universities and the technical colleges in order to devise a procedure for the interviewing overseas of...

  • Personnel Advisory Service (4 speeches)

    asked the Minister of Labour when it is proposed to establish members of his Department's Personnel Advisory Service.