Former MP for Wycombe
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Is it not grossly unfair on the women and children? They have nowhere to go. There is no room in the Poor Law house, and why should they go there if they owe no rent? Surely something should be done for these poor people, who cannot even cook their meals.
As one who has worked very hard indeed on behalf of charity, and organised a certain number of entertainments for them, I can assure the Committee that we have always done our utmost to ascertain what were the good and what were the bogus charities. I am sure, as far as I am concerned, that I am perhaps over careful, but at the same time I have been able to do much very hard work once I have...
Will the Minister say whether the county of Buckinghamshire has been retained in the Schedule of the Bill, and, if so, has the Minister done this in response to local representations?
Former MP for Wycombe
Entered the House of Commons on 6 December 1923 — General election
Left the House of Commons on 9 October 1924 — General election
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