HC Deb 20 May 1952 vol 501 cc26-7W
54. Mr. F. Willey

asked the President of the Board of Trade how many people, men and women, were employed in the factories administered by the North-Eastern Trading Estates Limited on the latest available date.

Mr. H. Strauss

On 29th March, 1952, the latest date for which official statistics are available, factories administered by North-Eastern Trading Estates, Limited, employed 16,669 men and boys and 25,216 women and girls, making a total of 41,885.