HC Deb 26 July 1961 vol 645 c55W
Mr. K. Lewis

asked the Civil Lord of the Admiralty, how many personal secretaries, typists and machine operators were employed in his Department in May, 1959, and May, 1961.

Mr. C. Ian Orr-Ewing

It is not possible to give precise information for the particular dates mentioned. Estimated figures are:

1st May, 1959 1st May, 1961
Personal secretaries 192 189
Typists, including shorthand typists 1,681 1,635
Machine operators 450 493