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SCHOOLCHILDREN. EMPLOYMENT IN AGRICULTURAL WORK. Joint Memo. by Home Secretary, Minister of Agriculture and Fisheries, President of the Board of the Board of Education.

18 March 1942

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Summary

-2- representations from the War Agricultural Executive Commi### to allow individual children aged 12 or more to be absent from school in term-time for employment in urgent seasonal agricultural work for not more than 10 days in the year, power being reserved to the Board to approve, through His Majesty's Inspector, a further extension of such leave where they are satisfied on application from the Authority at the request of the War Agricultural Executive Committee that special circumstances make this necessary.

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agriculture children food supply employment holidays labour supply rationing schools supply wages weather board of education board of trade relations nationwide home office lord president's committee british trades union congress ministry of agriculture and fisheries

Civil Defence Region
Nationwide
Collection ID
CAB71
Document Reference
CAB 71/8/71
Document Types
Memorandum
File Reference
CAB 71/8
Former Department Reference
LP(42) 69
Identifier
10.1080/wtss.cab71.000008.071
Keywords
Agriculture
Children
Employment
Holidays
Labour Supply
Schools
Wages
Weather
Language
English
Organizations Discussed
Board of Education
Board of Trade
British Trades Union Congress
Home Office
Lord President's Committee
Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries
Pages
3
Themes
Rationing
Supply
Labour Supply
Relations
Agriculture
Food Supply

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