HC Deb 04 May 1959 vol 605 c4W
58. Mr. Dugdale

asked the Minister of Labour the number of unemployed in the West Bromwich constituency on 20th April, and the proportion of these who were foundry workers.

Mr. lain Macleod

At 13th April the number of unemployed persons on the registers of the West Bromwich Employment Exchange and Youth Employment Office was 948, of whom 232 were last employed in the iron foundries industry. Separate statistics are not available for steel and non-ferrous metal foundries.