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Volume 154: debated on Tuesday 30 May 1922

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asked the Minister of Labour whether he is aware that Miss Agnes M'Evoy, of 1, Dover Street., Manchester, has been refused unemployment benefit upon the ground that she was discharged owing to a trade dispute, notwithstanding the certificate of her late employers, F. Shaw and Company, Limited, of Bradford, Manchester, rubber engineers, that she was discharged owing to reduction of staff caused by trade depression; and, whether he will have the case inquired into?

I am obtaining a report on this case, and will let my hon. and gallant Friend know the result as soon as possible.