HC Deb 27 March 1950 vol 473 c9W
85. Mr. Llewellyn

asked the Minister of Works how many flats and houses in Cardiff are occupied by Government Departments; and how many of these have been acquired since September, 1939.

Mr. Stokes

Sixty-six houses are occupied by Government Departments in Cardiff, of which 13 have been requisitioned and 31 hired since September, 1939. No flats are so occupied.

94. Mr. Kaberry

asked the Minister of Works the total amount, in units of buildings or rooms, of office accommodation now occupied by administrative staff of Government Departments in the city of Leeds specifying how much thereof has been erected within the last five years and how much is requisitioned.

Mr. Stokes

Government offices in Leeds occupy 94 buildings with a total area of 731,500 square feet. One building of 40,000 square feet has been erected during the last five years. Twenty-two buildings, with a total area of 137,250 square feet, are held on requisition by my Department.