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(Untitled), 30 Apr 1926

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Reference Code: GBR/0014/CHAR 22/122/60-67

Scope and Contents

Notes of meeting on the coal dispute between Stanley Baldwin, Prime Minister, 1st Lord Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith], Neville Chamberlain, Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, George Lane-Fox, Secretary for Mines [later 1st Lord Bingley], Sir Horace Wilson, Secretary, Ministry of Labour, Ernest Gowers, Permanent Under-Secretary, Mines Department, Christopher Hurst, Assistant Secretary, Mines Department, representatives of the Industrial Committee of the Trades Union Congress and representatives of the Executive Committee of the Miners' Federation. Subjects discussed include: the miners' refusal to accept a reduction in wages but willingness to consider anything relating to reorganisation of the industry, including the need to close uneconomic pits and amalgamation; transporting miners to and from their work; uneconomic coal prices.

Dates

  • 30 Apr 1926

Conditions Governing Access

Open

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright: Copyright: not known

Extent

8 folio(s)

Language of Materials

English