Results 4681–4700 of 4852 for speaker:Mr Tom Driberg

Civil Estimates, 1943: Army Lectures, Ipswich (Cancellation) (12 May 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: I do not think that these are A.B.C.A. lectures. The hon. Member for Ipswich (Mr. Stokes) did not say that they were.

Civil Estimates, 1943: Army Lectures, Ipswich (Cancellation) (12 May 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: But this is nothing to do with A.B.C.A. It comes under the Army Education Scheme, which is quite different.

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information: Invitations to Broadcast (Ministers and Members) (5 May 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: asked the Minister of Information whether it is the practice of his Ministry to confirm or veto invitations to broadcast issued by the British Broadcasting Corporation to Ministers or other Members of Parliament?

Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance: Service and Prison Chaplains (4 May 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer the total annual charge on the public funds in respect of the pay of Service and prison chaplains?

Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance: Service and Prison Chaplains (4 May 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: Apart from this relatively small minority—consisting, of course, of all denominations—would it be correct to say that none of the clergy or bishops of the Church of England are paid by the State?

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information: Invitations to Broadcast (Ministers and Members) (21 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: asked the Minister of Information whether it is the practice of his Ministry to confirm or veto invitations to broadcast issued by the British Broadcasting Corporation to Ministers or other Members of Parliament?

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information: Invitations to Broadcast (Ministers and Members) (21 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: On a point of Order. I did say "No. 21." I will postpone Question No. 21 if the right hon. Gentleman has not the answer with him.

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information: Invitations to Broadcast (Ministers and Members) (21 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: I will postpone Question 21, but I do not think Questions 22 and 23 can be answered together.

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information: Service Departments (Public Relations) (21 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: asked the Minister of Information whether he has considered the Fourth Report from the Select Committee on National Expenditure on Public Relations Branches of Service Departments; and whether it is proposed to give effect to any of the Committee's recommendations, in particular, those numbered 1, 2 and 9 in the summary?

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information: Service Departments (Public Relations) (21 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: Whatever streamlining of these services may be considered desirable, will the right hon. Gentleman bear in mind that some of the best news stories of this war have been produced by ordinary civilian journalists who have been given facilities by the Service Departments? Will he impress upon his colleagues the necessity of spreading these facilities as widely as possible?

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information: Overseas Broadcasts (21 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: Is it not misleading to suggest that a minimum standard of subsistence is equivalent to a standard of comfort?

Oral Answers to Questions — Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (20 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: asked the Prime Minister the present functions of the Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster?

Oral Answers to Questions — Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (20 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: Without any personal disrespect to the right hon. author who now holds the post, could the Prime Minister tell me what salary attaches to it?

Oral Answers to Questions — Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster (20 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: Is the Prime Minister aware that I put the Question because the information could not readily be ascertained?

British Army (Women Medical Officers) (20 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: I feel that, however unpopular the case may be, I must say a word for what seems to me the rational as opposed to the purely emotional side of this argument. I am sorry to have to differ from my hon. Friends on this side of the House, but when they make the distinction between the routine inspection and the treatment in hospitals for actual diseases, for which they say soldiers will be...

Oral Answers to Questions — Cycling without Lights (Prosecutions) (15 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: Without interfering with magistrates, could the right hon. Gentleman not circulate a general memorandum on the difficulties of this situation?

Oral Answers to Questions — Highway Slogans (Prosecutions) (15 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: asked the Home Secretary whether he is aware that a youth, 18 years of age, was fined at Old Street, on 8th April, for writing a loyal slogan in whitewash on the footway; and whether he will urge the police to greater vigilance against those who write disloyal slogans and damage with tar the portraits of leaders of the United Nations?

Oral Answers to Questions — Highway Slogans (Prosecutions) (15 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: Can the right hon. Gentleman give us any comparative figures of the two kinds of prosecution, to reassure those who feel that there are far more prosecutions of anti-Fascists than there are of Fascists?

Oral Answers to Questions — Highway Slogans (Prosecutions) (15 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: rose——

Magazines (Distribution to Troops) (15 Apr 1943)

Mr Tom Driberg: If the War Office are going to distribute free to the troops periodicals which are run for private profit or otherwise, where do they draw the line? How do they select them from periodicals, such as "Picture Post," the "Daily Worker," the "Daily Express" and others popular among the troops?


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