§ Lieut.-Colonel Bromley-Davenport
asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government and Minister for Welsh Affairs whether he will give details of the number of appeals by advertising interests dealt with during 1958 under the Control of Advertisements Regulations, 1948; how many of these appeals were dealt with at public hearings and by
Type of Advertisement Total Number of appeals decided Number dealt with by hearing Number dealt with by correspondence (a) Dismissed Allowed Dismissed Allowed Posters … 941 25 8 707 201 Public information panels … 95 — — 53 42 Trade signs (b) … 528 13 2 265 248 (62) (4) (1) (39) (18) Totals … 1,564 48 1,516
(a) Including cases in which the site was visited by an officer of the Department accompanied by representatives of both parties to the appeal.
(b) The figures shown in brackets relate to appeals regarding direction signs not on the trader's premises.