Results 1–20 of 421 for speaker:Mr Cooper Rawson

Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture: Armed Forces and Civilians (Pensions and Grants) (10 Sep 1942)

Mr Cooper Rawson: asked the Minister of Pensions whether he will set up an independent tribunal to inquire into the case of Captain M. H. Copeman, referred to him, in which it is alleged that his death was caused by the negligence of the Army authorities?

Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture: Armed Forces and Civilians (Pensions and Grants) (10 Sep 1942)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Is the right hon. Gentleman aware that other experts disagree with his experts as to the liability of the Government for this death?

Oral Answers to Questions — Agriculture: Armed Forces and Civilians (Pensions and Grants) (10 Sep 1942)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Will the right hon. Gentleman refer the case again to another expert, with fresh evidence?

Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance.: Defence Services Personnel (Payments). (11 Dec 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer whether he will consider standardising the rates of moneys received by the Home Guard, air raid precautions and fire watching services, &pc, for voluntary duties performed, with an hourly basis rate payable over a minimum number of hours, and not over a period of five and ten hours, as at present?

Oral Answers to Questions — National Finance.: Defence Services Personnel (Payments). (11 Dec 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Will my right hon. Friend give a little further consideration to this question? At the request of an important military officer I put this Question to the Secretary of State for War, but he handed it to the Prime Minister, and the Prime Minister has handed it to my right hon. Friend.

Oral Answers to Questions — Food Supplies.: Distribution. (11 Dec 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: asked the Parliamentary Secretary to the Ministry of Food whether he will keep in constant touch with the military and other Departments on the food situation in the districts where the position varies according to military and other plans; whether he is aware that the lifting of the ban on entrants to certain coastal resorts has increased the food shortage; and whether he can give an...

Oral Answers to Questions — Food Supplies.: Distribution. (11 Dec 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Will my right hon. and gallant Friend allow some of his representatives to confer with me on the question of the shortage at Brighton, not only of milk, but of birds too?

Oral Answers to Questions — Food Supplies.: Distribution. (11 Dec 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Is my right hon. and gallant Friend aware that the shortage of milk may be even greater before long?

Oral Answers to Questions — Scotland.: Evacuees (Blair Castle). (14 Oct 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Why have some of these schools been buffeted about from one part of the country to another? Some of the boys in this school come from Brighton, and they have no continuity of tenure.

Oral Answers to Questions — Civil Defence.: Deputy Regional Commissioners. (24 Jul 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Does the right hon. Gentleman consider that one regional commissioner is sufficient for the counties of Kent, Surrey and Sussex?

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information.: Acts of Gallantry (Publication). (16 Jul 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: asked the Minister of Information why the name of the gunner on a ship belonging to the local electricity authority of a South Coast town who brought down a German aircraft into the sea should be suppressed, as information such as this increases the morale of the public, and affords satisfaction to the gunner and his parents and to the inhabitants of the town?

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information.: Acts of Gallantry (Publication). (16 Jul 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Why cannot news about incidents of this sort be released at once instead of having to wait for months? Is it not better to publish good news of this sort rather than to broadcast news of coming events which do not materialise?

Oral Answers to Questions — Ministry of Information.: Acts of Gallantry (Publication). (16 Jul 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: How could it have been of value to the enemy when the pilot of the Messerschmitt was under the sea? Would it not have been all to our advantage to publish it?

Oral Answers to Questions — Royal Air Force.: Remittance to Family, Canada. ( 8 Jul 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: asked the Secretary of State for Air whether he is aware that a Brighton member of a certain squadron has a wife and two children in Canada who cannot receive his Air Force pay as the drafts are sent to her marked not payable out of the United Kingdom, and are cancelled within three months if not cashed; and will he now take steps to alter this system of payment, as the wife in the meantime...

Oral Answers to Questions — Royal Air Force.: Remittance to Family, Canada. ( 8 Jul 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Can my hon. and gallant Friend tell me whether the cheque which has been cancelled and is out of date will be restored to the man's credit on this side?

Oral Answers to Questions — Petrol Ration (Reduction). ( 1 Jul 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Does the hon. Member not agree that the abuse is not of the supplementary ration but of the basic ration?

Oral Answers to Questions — Petrol Ration (Reduction). ( 1 Jul 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Is it not true that there is behind this the ulterior motive of getting motor-car licence fees?

Oral Answers to Questions — Civil Defence.: Rescue Work (Suspension). (24 Apr 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: asked the Home Secretary under what authority a Regional Commissioner postponed from day to day, for a total period of 56 hours, the rescue work of women and children imprisoned under air-raid debris in spite of protests of wardens and others willing to carry on the work; and will he take away such powers at once pending inquiry?

Oral Answers to Questions — Civil Defence.: Rescue Work (Suspension). (24 Apr 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Will the right hon. Gentleman state whether he secured information from both sides, because there is an overwhelming amount of information which he could have obtained from the police and others in adjoining places; and is he aware also that it is rumoured that the Regional Commissioner himself or one of his representatives was physically present, or that at any rate they were working under...

Oral Answers to Questions — Civil Defence.: Rescue Work (Suspension). (24 Apr 1941)

Mr Cooper Rawson: Who gave the order? If there are printed instructions issued by the Regional Commissioners, it does not require anybody to give an order. It simply says, "Knock off work," and as a result of knocking off work, two wardens resigned, and hundreds of people were willing to take on the work in spite of all.


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