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Oral Answers to Questions — Railway Fares. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: I am afraid I cannot add to the reply given on this subject on Thursday last to the hon. and gallant Member for the Finchley Division of Middlesex.

Oral Answers to Questions — Railway Fares. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: I am afraid I can add nothing to my answer.

Oral Answers to Questions — Electric Power Supply. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: I hope that it will be possible to introduce a Bill dealing with the reorganisation of electric power supply at an early date. Full consideration is being given to the question of ownership, but I do not think that provisions relating to the price of coal can be included in such a measure.

Oral Answers to Questions — Timber Control. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: The position of temporary officers of the Timber Supply Department does not differ from that of similar officers in other Government Departments, all of whom are subject to the Official Secrets Act, and I have no reason to anticipate any violation of secrecy. The publicity given to the matter by my hon. Friend's question will emphasise the necessity of a strict observance of their undertaking.

Oral Answers to Questions — Dartford Tramway Accident. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: Yes, Sir. The circumstances of this accident are to be investigated.

Oral Answers to Questions — Dartford Tramway Accident. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: Yes.

Oral Answers to Questions — Metropolitan Travelling Facilities. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: I am aware of the congestion on suburban passenger trains, but I am afraid that, owing to the exceptional conditions at present existing, an immediate remedy for the inconvenience caused by overcrowding on those trains is very difficult, to provide.

Oral Answers to Questions — Metropolitan Travelling Facilities. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: The railway companies concerned are fully alive to the desirability of taking steps in the direction indicated so soon as may be practicable, but I fear that the conditions of transport arising out of the War are not yet sufficiently normal to permit of any general re-opening of the closed suburban stations. I am, however, sending a copy of my hon. Friend's question to the Railway Executive...

Oral Answers to Questions — Metropolitan Travelling Facilities. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: I would refer the hon. Gentleman to the reply given on Thursday last to the right hon. Member for South Hammersmith, of which I am sending him a copy. Men are now being released from the Army and material is becoming available, but some time must necessarily elapse before arrears can be overtaken both as regards trams and omnibuses and as regards the tube railways.

Oral Answers to Questions — Trade with Turkey. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: A General Licence has been issued permitting the resumption of trade with Turkey, and goods may now be exported provided the necessary export licences are obtained from the War Trade Department in the usual way. Pending the issue of the General Licence special authority was given in one case recommended by the British authorities at Constantinople.

Oral Answers to Questions — Paper Supply. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: My right hon. Friend has no control over stocks of paper and boards in Government factories, and I can only refer the hon. Member to the Departments concerned.

Oral Answers to Questions — Paper Supply. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: I think the hon. Member might put the question to the Ministry of Munitions or the War Office.

Oral Answers to Questions — Paper Supply. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: I cannot advise the hon. and gallant Member.

Oral Answers to Questions — Paper Supply. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: The Paper Controller is connected with the Board of Trade, but the paper in Government factories is not under his control.

Oral Answers to Questions — Pilots' Certificates. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: The Prime Minister has asked me to reply to this question. I am informed that of the sixty-one pilotage certificates held by aliens at the outbreak of war thirty-seven, including all those held by Germans, have lapsed. Fresh certificates can only be issued to aliens under the strictly limited conditions contained in Section 24 of the Pilotage Act, 1913, and are always subject to the veto of...

Oral Answers to Questions — Pilots' Certificates. (17 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: I should like to have notice of that. As I said before, the Board of Trade have no power to cancel certificates.

Oral Answers to Questions — Air Raids (Insurance). (18 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: The question whether some refund of premium could be given has been carefully considered by the Aircraft Insurance Committee, and they have come to the conclusion that it is not practicable.

Oral Answers to Questions — Air Raids (Insurance). (18 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: The matter was very carefully considered.

Oral Answers to Questions — Incandescent Mantle Industry. (18 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: The question of the precise steps to be taken in respect of the particular industries to which my hon. and gallant Friend refers is part of the general question of the policy to be adopted in respect of industries of special importance, which is now receiving the close attention of His Majesty's Government; my right hon. Friend will be glad to co-operate with the Government of India in any...

Oral Answers to Questions — Incandescent Mantle Industry. (18 Feb 1919)

Mr William Bridgeman: I must ask for notice of that.


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