§ 58. Mr. Blackburn
asked the Post-master-General how many applicants for telephones are on the waiting list in Stalybridge, Hyde, Dukinfield, Longden-dale and Tintwistle, respectively.
§ Mr. Bevins
The figures are: Stalybridge 6: Hyde 73: Dukinfield 28: Longdendale 1: and Tintwistle 1. In addition the numbers of applications 31W under inquiry or in course of being met are 21, 51, 6, 9 and 2 respectively.
During the past 12 months nearly 500 telephones were installed in these areas.