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CHAR 22/127 Official: Cabinet: Committee on the Report of the Royal Commission on the Coal Industry: papers 91 - 99.

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CHAR 22/127/3-86

Notes of meetings on the coal dispute, between the Coal Committee (Stanley Baldwin, Prime Minister, Winston Churchill, Chancellor of the Exchequer, Sir Laming Worthington-Evans, Secretary of State for War, 1st Lord Birkenhead [earlier F E Smith], William Bridgeman, First Lord of the Admiralty, Sir Arthur Steel-Maitland, Minister of Labour, George Lane-Fox, Secretary for Mines [later 1st Lord Bingley], Sir Ernest Gowers, Permanent Under-Secretary, Mines Department and Christopher Hurst, Assistant Under-Secretary, Mines Department) and the Executive Committee of the Miners' Federation. Subjects discussed include: district negotiations, including subsistence wages; appeals to a national tribunal on working hours and wages; unemployment benefits; capital expenditure; provision for altering agreements.

83 folios
11 Nov 1926 - 12 Nov 1926