§ Mr. H. WILLIAMS
asked the Minister of Labour the number of unemployed in Darwen in September, 1931, and in January last?
§ Sir H. BETTERTON
At 21st September, 1931, there were 9,849 unemployed persons on the registers of the Darwen Employment Exchange and Juvenile Employment Bureau. The corresponding figure at 23rd January, 1933, was 6,491.