HC Deb 13 November 1952 vol 507 c69W
1. Mr. Bottomley

asked the Under-Secretary of State for Commonwealth Relatons what were the positions occupied in his Department by the 78 persons made redundant since October, 1951.

Mr. J. Foster

The reduction of 78 posts was made in the financial year ended April, 1951. In the financial year ended April, 1952, a net reduction of a further 18 posts was made. The changes were spread over all grades of staff and a number of different sections. I am sending the hon. Member an explanatory summary.