§ 1. Mr. Dance
asked the Secretary of State for Economic Affairs if he will publish details of the projects to create additional employment in development areas during the winter months for which expenditure of £10 million was authorised on 15th October, 1968; and how many additional jobs were created in such projects.
§ The Secretary of State for Economic Affairs (Mr. Peter Shore)
Details of expenditure on the main types of project in Scotland and the Northern Region were given in the reply by my hon. Friend, the Minister of State, to the hon. Member for Hamilton (Mrs. Ewing) on 3rd December, 1968.—[Vol. 774, c. 456.] I will circulate corresponding details for Wales in the OFFICIAL REPORT.
The programme was expected to provide roughly some 8,000 jobs.
§ The information is as follows: