§ Mr. Leslie
asked the Minister of Labour in what places in the County of Durham have industries been established, outside of the trading estates, as the result of overtures made to industrialists by the Commissioner for the Special Areas; the nature of these industries; and the number of workers employed?
§ Mr. E. Brown
The following are the particulars:
Situation of Industrial Nature Undertaking Nature of Undertaking. Numbers Employed. St. Helen's, Auckland. Leather Bags Out of action owing to recent fire. St. Helen's, Auckland Buttons St. Helen's, Auckland. Moulding and Engraving. 14 Pallion Clothing 149 Pallion Oxygen 19 Hartlepool Dolls and Toys 15 Hartlepool Magnesite 51 Gateshead Pneumatic Tools 80 Crook Woodwork 31 Jarrow Steel Forgings 280 Jarrow Steel Tubes 200
Final arrangements have been made which will lead to the establishment of another five undertakings outside the Trading Estate.