§ Mr. Foot
asked the Minister of Labour whether he will state the number of representations which he has referred to the advisory committee in pursuance of Section 5 of the Special Areas (Amendment) 757W Act, 1937; the names of the areas involved; and the recommendations of the advisory committee in each case?
§ Mr. E. Brown
Representations from 22 local authorities have been referred to the advisory committee appointed under Section 5 (2) of the Special Areas (Amendment) Act, 1937, as follow:
County Boroughs. Birkenhead. St. Helens. Blackburn. Wigan. Municipal Boroughs. Darwen. Leigh. Heywood. Urban Districts. Abram. Ince-in-Maker-field. Ashton-in-Maker-field. Newton-in-Maker-field. Aspull. Blackrod. Orrell. Billinge and Win Stanley. Stelmersdale. Golborne. Standish with Langtree. Haydock. Upholland. Hindley. Westhoughton.
The Committee has not yet made any recommendations.