Sir Ernest Craig

Former MP for Crewe

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Sir Ernest Craig is a former MP for Crewe.

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Former MP for Crewe

Entered the House of Commons on 26 July 1912 — unknown

Left the House of Commons on 10 May 1929 — General election

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Recent appearances

  • Orders of the Day — Coal Mines Bill. 1 Jul 1926

    I claim the consideration of the House while I express my view of this Bill. I should like to say how deeply I regret the depressing speech to which we have just listened, and especially the concluding remarks regarding the Prime Minister. The right hon. Gentleman the Member for Ogmore (Mr. Hartshorn) said that he did not think the Prime Minister would care very much what he said about him,...
  • Orders of the Day — Coal Mines Bill. 1 Jul 1926

    I am glad the hon. Member agrees with me. I feel sure the men in that district will do their best to remedy that matter because it was done unintentionally, as far as they were concerned. A month ago, after the stoppage had already lasted for some time, I came to the conclusion, independently, that a step ought to be taken to solve this problem and bring about a resumption of work. I put...
  • Orders of the Day — Coal Mines Bill. 1 Jul 1926

    I wish to say that while I put this forward, it is applicable to the district, and it will meet the requirements of those collieries which are not as good as ours. In the case of the better collieries, the 10 per cent. reduction would never operate. I hope and believe it would not operate in my own.

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