§ 68. Mr. G. Thomas
asked the Minister of Labour whether he is aware that 200 workers in the soft furnishing industry in Cardiff are engaged on short-time working only; and whether he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Iain Macleod
My information is that 66 workers out of 800 employed in the furniture industry in Cardiff are on178W short time. Some short-time working is usual in this industry at this time of the year.
§ 69. Mr. G. Thomas
asked the Minister of Labour the number of workers in all trades in Cardiff who are at present engaged on a short-time basis.