Results 421–440 of 515 for speaker:Captain Leonard Plugge

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Traffic Light Signals. (17 Dec 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Minister of Transport whether, with a view to stimulating night traffic and thereby relieving street congestion in the daytime, he will consider suppressing, as in other countries, the green and red traffic lights after midnight, and allowing the amber light to show all night, not stopping traffic, but merely giving a warning at danger spots?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Traffic Light Signals. (17 Dec 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: Will my hon. and gallant Friend investigate what is done in this respect in other countries where traffic light signals were in use before we had them?

Oral Answers to Questions — Post Office.: Broadcasting (Electrical Plant, Interference). (17 Dec 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Postmaster-General whether his attention has been called to the effect on television sets of radio interference from petrol engines using electrical contrivances; and whether he will consider the introduction of legislation making it compulsory for electric gear of any kind to be fitted with the necessary radio noise-suppressors?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: SELBy BRIDGE. (9 Dec 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Minister of Transport what is the approximate cost involved in taking over the scheme for by-passing Selby Bridge on the road from London to York; whether this involves an additional bridge over the River Ouse at Selby; and, if so, whether the coastal trade development council and other navigation and shipping industries have been consulted?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Underground Railways (Seating Accommodation), (2 Dec 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: May I ask the right hon. Gentleman whether he can arrange that the length of the rush hour should be expanded, thus reducing congestion, by suggesting to the leading London firms that their clerks should start and finish at varying hours, and suggest to the London Transport Board that they might set an example by doing so with their clerical staff?

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Shore-Based Reconnaissance Aircraft. (2 Dec 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Minister for the Co-ordination of Defence whether he is satisfied that potential naval war requirements are given due weight in the design of flying boats and other reconnaissance aircraft supplied to the Royal Air Force?

Oral Answers to Questions — Defence: Shore-Based Reconnaissance Aircraft. (2 Dec 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: May I ask whether the Admiralty are consulted before the final design of these ships is passed?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Oranges (Palestine). (1 Dec 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the President of the Board of Trade whether, in view of the probable shortage of Spanish oranges during the forthcoming winter, he will, as a temporary measure, take special steps to permit the free entry into this country during the winter of oranges from the British mandated territory of Palestine?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: Oranges (Palestine). (1 Dec 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: Is the Parliamentary Secretary satisfied that the supply of oranges will be sufficient to meet the demand and maintain the usual prices?

Oral Answers to Questions — Post Office.: Wireless Licences. (30 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Postmaster-General what is the present approximate revenue of the Post Office for wireless licences issued in respect of receiving apparatus connected with wireless exchanges in this country?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: United States (Negotiations). (26 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the President of the Board of Trade whether he proposes to initiate negotiations for a trade agreement with the United States of America now that the Presidential election is finished?

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Commerce.: United States (Negotiations). (26 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: Is my right hon. Friend aware that during the first three quarters of this year £55,000,000 worth of goods was imported into this country from the United States, as against £15,000,000 worth of goods exported from this country to the United States; and doss he not think it is urgent that the situation should be improved?

Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture.: Egg Marketing Scheme. (19 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Minister of Agriculture the present position of the conflicting schemes for the better regulation of the egg market; and what is the attitude of his Department towards any or all of them.

Oral Answers to Questions — Anglo-Russian Naval Treaty. (18 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs whether he can make any statement with regard to the present position of the negotiations in connection with the proposed Anglo-Russian naval treaty?

Oral Answers to Questions — Anglo-Russian Naval Treaty. (18 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: Is my right hon. Friend satisfied that there is nothing in this treaty which will upset the Anglo-German Treaty?

Oral Answers to Questions — Post Office.: His Late Majesty King George V. (16 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Health, as representing the First Commissioner of Works, whether any final decision has yet been reached as to what will be the site of the memorial statue of His late Majesty King George V; and whether there is any possibility that the Parliament Square site can be reconsidered?

Oral Answers to Questions — Post Office.: The Coronation (Procession, Seats). (16 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Health, as representing the First Commissioner of Works, what will be the approximate amount of seating accommodation it will be possible for his Department to provide on the Coronation route; and whether he will consider the desirability of holding some form of ballot for the allocation of some portion of this accommodation?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: Local Authorities' Contracts (Coastal Shipping). (12 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Minister of Health whether he can make any statement as to the investigations which his Department has been carrying out, jointly with the Board of Trade, into the advisability of suggesting to local authorities that they should insist upon the increased use by their contractors of coasting shipping for the transport of heavy materials wherever possible, in order to reduce traffic...

Oral Answers to Questions — Royal. Navy.: Cyprus. (11 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the First Lord of the Admiralty whether, as a result of his recent visit to Cyprus, it is proposed to take any steps to improve the existing harbours for the purposes of the British Navy?

Oral Answers to Questions — Transport.: By-Pass Roads, Medway Towns. (11 Nov 1936)

Captain Leonard Plugge: asked the Minister of Transport whether he can make any statement as to the present position of the scheme for a road by-passing the Medway towns, and the attitude of his Department in relation to it?


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