§ Mr. M. Clark Hutchison
asked the Postmaster-General how many new telephones have been installed in the Edinburgh area since 1st January, 1958; how many cancellations there have been from the same date; and what is the size of the waiting list.
§ Mr. K. Thompson
In the area served by the Edinburgh automatic system 1,226 telephones were installed between 1st January and 1st June, 1958. Fifty orders were cancelled during that period. One hundred and six applications were on the waiting list on 1st June and, in addition, 276 were in course of provision or under inquiry.