HC Deb 18 December 1958 vol 597 c226W
97. Mr. Harold

Davies asked the Minister of Labour if he will give the number of vacancies per 100 persons unemployed in the towns of Leek, Kidsgrove, Cheadle and Biddulph, Staffordshire.

Mr. Iain Macleod

At 17th November there were 120 notified vacancies remain. ing unfilled at the Leek Employment Exchange and Youth Employment Office for every 100 persons registered as wholly unemployed at those offices. The corresponding figures for Kidsgrove, Cheadle and Biddulph were 37, 112 and 14 respectively.