§ 33. Mr. Sorensen
asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government how many local authorities are now engaged in slum clearance; and how many houses and households are thus involved.
§ Mr. Deedes
During 1955, 206 local authorities submitted to my right hon. Friend 608 compulsory purchase or clearance orders involving 17,190 unfit houses and 57,464 occupants.
§ Mr. Sorensen
Can the Minister say how many of these plans are now being implemented and houses demolished?