Results 1–20 of 26 for speaker:Earl Castle Stewart

Orders of the Day — King's Speech.: Debate on the Address. (28 Nov 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: The two hon. Members who last addressed the House both spoke from the Liberal benches, and I find on reference to my diary that the hon. Member for North Bristol (Mr. Bernays) belongs to the Liberal party, plain and simple, whereas the hon. Member for Southampton (Sir C. Barrie) belongs to what is known as the Liberal National party. So far as I could detect any divergence between their...

Orders of the Day — King's Speech.: Debate on the Address. (28 Nov 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: I suggested that the Free Traders with their Free Trade principles had disdirected the capital to foreign countries when it should have been invested here.

Orders of the Day — King's Speech.: Debate on the Address. (28 Nov 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: The Free Traders.

Orders of the Day — Ottawa Agreements Bill.: Clause 7. — (Regulation of importation of certain frozen and chilled meat.) (1 Nov 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: May I ask, Sir, if it is your intention to call my Amendment—in page 10, line 29, at the end, to add the words (4) Any Order made under this Section relating to the importation of foreign meat may be brought into operation immediately upon the passing of this Act into law.

Orders of the Day — Ottawa Agreements Bill.: Clause 7. — (Regulation of importation of certain frozen and chilled meat.) (1 Nov 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: I desire to put to the Government a specific question in regard to Clause 7, which reads: The Board of Trade.… may by order regulate the importation into the United Kingdom of frozen mutton, frozen lamb, frozen beef, and chilled beef, in accordance with the provisions of the Agreements. The phrase "provisions of the Agreements" is in startling contrast to the phrase appearing on page 53,...

Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture.: Credit Facilities. (31 Oct 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: 29. asked the Minister of Agriculture whether, in order to increase employment, and in view of the present cheapness of land, livestock, and money, he will consult with the building societies and similar organisations as to the feasibility of financing without Government subsidy an agricultural mortgage bank or a comprehensive scheme of land settlement for those who desire to purchase or...

Orders of the Day — Supply. (16 Jun 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: The Ministers who are attending at the Lausanne Conference have a difficult enough task in dealing with War debts, which amount to some £2,000,000,000 or so, and involve annual transfer payments in the neighbourhood of £100,000,000. But the task of the Ministers who go to Ottawa will be very much more difficult than that which has to be fulfilled at Lausanne. There Great Britain will be a...

Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance.: Fighting Services (Meat Supplies). (7 Apr 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: 43. asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether, in view of the Budget surplus in the year 1931–32 and as a measure of temporary assistance to stock farmers until such time as the Government's long-term meat policy can be made operative, he can now sanction the policy of supplying only home-fed beef to the Forces in home stations?

Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture.: Meat and Meat Products. (22 Feb 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: 43. asked the Minister of Agriculture whether he will initiate consultations with the importers of foreign meat with a view to ascertaining the conditions under which it would be possible for them to establish in this country slaughter-houses and factories for the production of meat and meat products derived from the slaughter of home-produced or home-killed animals?

Clause 2. — (Constitution of Advisory Committee.) (19 Feb 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: Is not the best answer to hon. Members opposite that the Socialist Government found it necessary to conceal from the public the material facts in regard to iron and steel, and also why they were unable to do anything when they were in office.

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Traffic Signals. (17 Feb 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: 50. asked the Minister of Transport whether in all cases of grants given to local authorities for the erection of traffic signals, one of the stipulations made will be that the apparatus must be of British manufacture?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Traffic Signals. (17 Feb 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: 52. asked the Minister of Transport whether the electric traffic-control signals which it is proposed to erect in Piccadilly are to be of British manufacture?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Road Materials. (17 Feb 1932)

Earl Castle Stewart: 51. asked the Minister of Transport whether he will consider reducing the grants from the Road Fund to those local authorities who use foreign road-stone?

Oral Answers to Questions — Hong Kong (Currency). (9 Dec 1931)

Earl Castle Stewart: 11. asked the Secretary of State for the Colonies whether it is intended to take action upon any of the recommendations of the Commission appointed to inquire into the currency of Hong Kong?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Abnormal Importations Duty. (8 Dec 1931)

Earl Castle Stewart: 91. asked the President of the Board of Trade whether greaseproof paper can be manufactured in this country in quantities sufficient to meet the normal home demand?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Imports. (8 Dec 1931)

Earl Castle Stewart: 82. asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he is aware that the imports of fancy cotton hosiery in 1930 were five times as great as the imports in 1928, and that imports of fancy woollen hosiery in 1930 were nearly twice as great as the imports in 1928; and whether he will deal with these imports under the Abnormal Importations (Customs Duties) Act, 1931?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Imports. (8 Dec 1931)

Earl Castle Stewart: 81. asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he can furnish figures which will show the imports of elastic cords, webs, braids, and fabrics in the months of September, October, and any successive periods in the month of November of this year?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Local Omnibus Services. (25 Nov 1931)

Earl Castle Stewart: 25. asked the Minister of Transport whether he is aware that the reduction of fares below an economic level by the larger omnibus combines is driving many small omnibus proprietors out of business, particularly in the villages; and whether, in view of the hardship inflicted on villages by the closing of local garages and by the curtailment of local omnibus services, he will take steps to...

Oral Answers to Questions — Shop Hours. (19 Nov 1931)

Earl Castle Stewart: 42. asked the Home Secretary whether he can furnish a statement which will show the hours beyond which it is illegal to offer for sale in retail shops or premises articles of general consumption?

Oral Answers to Questions — Shop Hours. (19 Nov 1931)

Earl Castle Stewart: Can the right hon. Gentleman say whether he intends to introduce legislation on this matter?


1 2 > >>

Create an alert

Advanced search

Find this exact word or phrase

You can also do this from the main search box by putting exact words in quotes: like "cycling" or "hutton report"

By default, we show words related to your search term, like “cycle” and “cycles” in a search for cycling. Putting the word in quotes, like "cycling", will stop this.

Excluding these words

You can also do this from the main search box by putting a minus sign before words you don’t want: like hunting -fox

We also support a bunch of boolean search modifiers, like AND and NEAR, for precise searching.

Date range

to

You can give a start date, an end date, or both to restrict results to a particular date range. A missing end date implies the current date, and a missing start date implies the oldest date we have in the system. Dates can be entered in any format you wish, e.g. 3rd March 2007 or 17/10/1989

Person

Enter a name here to restrict results to contributions only by that person.

Section

Restrict results to a particular parliament or assembly that we cover (e.g. the Scottish Parliament), or a particular type of data within an institution, such as Commons Written Answers.

Column

If you know the actual Hansard column number of the information you are interested in (perhaps you’re looking up a paper reference), you can restrict results to that; you can also use column:123 in the main search box.