HC Deb 26 January 1956 vol 548 c45W
Mr. Swingler

asked the Minister of Labour how many unfilled vacancies there were in the coal-mining industry in North Staffordshire at the latest date for which figures are available.

Mr. Iain Macleod

There were 454 vacancies for men and boys in the coal-mining industry notified to employment exchanges in North Staffordshire and remaining unfilled at 11th January, 1956.