asked the Minister of Works the number of and the approximate total amount of wages and salaries paid per month to personnel attached to his Department in connection with the temporary housing programme.
§ Mr. Tomlinson
The number of staff employed on the temporary housing programme is 1,570. Of these some 700 are clerks of works, etc., employed in supervising the site work and erection. The monthly cost in salaries and wages is £67,430.