HC Deb 30 July 1954 vol 531 c124W
Mr. Partridge

asked the Assistant Postmaster-General how many people were waiting for telephone service in the Balham, Battersea and Macaulay exchange areas at the latest convenient date; and how many were waiting three years ago.

Mr. Gammans

The figures are:

At 30th June, 1954 Three years ago
Balham 372 1,321
Battersea 761 1,956
Macaulay 336 755

Over 3,000 new lines were connected in these areas during the past 12 months.