HC Deb 09 July 1956 vol 556 cc7-8W
Mr. de Freitas

asked the Secretary State for Air how many re-engagements and extensions of service there has been since the recent increase in pay and emoluments to any convenient date; and how these figures compare with those for the immediately preceding corresponding period and for the same periods in 1954 and 1955.

Mr. Birch

The figures are as follows:

February and March April and May
1954 877 1,175
1955 941 1,042
1956 857 3,382