HC Deb 28 January 1959 vol 598 cc119-20W
124. Sir D. Robertson

asked the Minister of Labour if he has any permanent work in prospect for men and women in the Wick area where unemployment has now reached 20 per cent.

Mr. Iain Macleod

I very much regret that the only permanent requirements at

responding figures for 15th January, 1951, and 14th January, 1957, were 1,217 and 887 respectively.