§ 7. Mr. Remnant
asked the Minister of Labour the number of working days lost through unofficial strikes in 1952, 1953 and 1954.
§ Mr. Watkinson
I regret that the information at my disposal does not distinguish between official and unofficial stoppages.
§ Mr. Remnant
Does not my hon. Friend agree that the numbers of unofficial strikes in recent months, if not years,
|NUMBERS OF UNEMPLOYED WOMEN AND GIRLS ON THE REGISTERS OF THE ASHINGTON AND MORPETH EMPLOYMENT EXCHANGES AT THE UNDERMENTIONED DATES|
|Date||Ashington Employment Exchange||Morpeth Employment Exchange|
|Women aged 18 and over||Girls under 18||Total Women and Girls||Women aged 18 and over||Girls under 18||Total Women and Girls|
|11th February, 1952||…||…||167||111||278||49||23||72|
|16th February, 1953||…||…||176||68||244||53||20||73|
|15th February, 1954||…||…||173||35||208||75||7||82|
|14th February, 1955||…||…||87||31||118||69||7||76|