§ Mr. P. Williams
asked the Postmaster-General how many applications there are outstanding for the installation of telephones in Sunderland at the most recent convenient date; how this figure compares with twelve months ago; and how many of these refer to business premises.
§ Mr. K. Thompson
At 30th November, 1957, there were 251 outstanding applications of which 53 were for business applicants. At 30th September, 1956, the corresponding figures were 522 and 167 respectively.