Results 1–20 of 40 for speaker:Major Thomas Jesson

Oral Answers to Questions — Unemployment.: Exchange Facilities, Castleton. (26 Jul 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: 3. asked the Minister of Labour whether he will consider the reopening of the Castleton Employment Exchange on Wednesdays and Saturdays, as the closing of the same is causing considerable hardship to some 400 unemployed who have now to travel into Rochdale twice weekly, involving a journey of six miles there and back?

Oral Answers to Questions — Police.: Liverpool City Police. (26 Jul 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: 4. asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he will furnish the House with a return of the total strength of the Liverpool city police force and with a return of the number of dismissals, rank reductions, and voluntary resignations in that force during the last two years?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Transport (Railway Season Tickets, Liverpool). (26 Jul 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: 36. asked the Minister of Transport whether he is aware that the travelling rates charged to season ticket holders by the London, Midland and Scottish Railway Company in the Liverpool district are substantially higher than in any other district; and whether, bearing in mind that there is not now the severe omnibus competition to contend with, he will represent to the railway company that they...

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Transport (Railway Season Tickets, Liverpool). (26 Jul 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: Is my hon. and gallant Friend aware that in Scotland—in Glasgow—it is possible to travel twice as far for 50 per cent. less than the rate that has to be paid in Liverpool?

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland.: India (Administration of Justice, Calcutta). (26 Jul 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: Is not this gentleman now in London and could he not be taken to the India Office and taught his duties?

Oral Answers to Questions — Coal Industry.: County Chief Constables. (14 Jun 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: 6. asked the Home Secretary whether he will introduce legislation whereby all appointments, promotions, punishments, and transfers of men by the chief constable of a county police force shall be sumbitted by him to a standing joint committee for confirmation?

Oral Answers to Questions — Coal Industry.: County Chief Constables. (14 Jun 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: Does not the right hon. Gentleman consider that if there were some kind of supervision over the decisions and judgments of chief constables it would lead to a greater feeling of security in the rank and file of the police, and would do away with any suggestion of favouritism or victimisation?

Oral Answers to Questions — Unemployment.: Lancashire County Constabulary. ( 7 Jun 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: 9. asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department whether he is aware of the dissatisfaction existing amongst the recruits of the Lancashire County Constabulary; and whether he will institute an inquiry into the actions of the chief constable in this respect?

Oral Answers to Questions — Unemployment.: Lancashire County Constabulary. ( 7 Jun 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: While assuring my right hon. Friend that there is substance in the question, does he not consider that in the interests of the future efficiency of the Lancashire police force it is very necessary that these nervous apprehensions should be allayed at the earliest possible moment?

Oral Answers to Questions — Unemployment.: Lancashire County Constabulary. ( 7 Jun 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: 14. asked the Home Secretary whether he will introduce legislation granting to members of county constabulary the right of appeal to a standing joint committee against disciplinary decisions of a county chief constable?

Oral Answers to Questions — Unemployment.: Lancashire County Constabulary. ( 7 Jun 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: May I ask why a member of a borough police force should have a right of appeal to his watch committee, a right which is denied to a member of a county police force to the Standing Joint Committee; and does not my right hon. Friend appreciate that by denying this right to a member of a county police force it gives unrivalled power to an autocratic chief constable?

Oral Answers to Questions — Unemployment.: Lancashire County Constabulary. ( 7 Jun 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: But only in the case of a dismissal of a policeman?

Oral Answers to Questions — Post Office.: Twenty-Four-Hour Clock. (31 May 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: Is it not rather ridiculous to find the British Broadcasting Corporation announcer saying that something will happen at 19 o'clock when your own timepiece is chiming seven?

Oral Answers to Questions — Lancashire Constabulary (Disciplinary Action). (17 May 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: 17. asked the Home Secretary whether he is aware of the discontent and apprehension that exist in the Lancashire County Police Force; and whether he will cause an inquiry to be held into the actions of the Chief Constable of Lancashire?

Oral Answers to Questions — Lancashire Constabulary (Disciplinary Action). (17 May 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: If I bring to the notice of my right hon. Friend evidence of the grossly excessive and cruel punishment that this Chief Constable is meting out to members of the force——

Oral Answers to Questions — Lancashire Constabulary (Disciplinary Action). (17 May 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: May I give notice that I intend to raise this question, with permission, on the Motion for the Adjournment of the House on some future occasion?

Oral Answers to Questions — Lancashire Constabulary (Disciplinary Action). (17 May 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: 18. asked the Home Secretary whether he will furnish the House with a return of the number of dismissals, rank reductions, and voluntary resignations in the Lancashire County Constabulary during the last two years?

Oral Answers to Questions — Lancashire Constabulary (Disciplinary Action). (17 May 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: Can the right hon. Gentleman say how that compares with other districts, with other counties?

Oral Answers to Questions — Lancashire Constabulary (Disciplinary Action). (17 May 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: Could you inform him that Lancashire is not Russia?

Oral Answers to Questions — Aliens.: Entertainers. (10 May 1934)

Major Thomas Jesson: Is the hon. Gentleman aware that other countries, including America, refuse to admit the same proportion of British artists under any conditions?


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.