§ 53. Mr. John Hall
asked the Postmaster-General how many applications for telephones were outstanding in the Wycombe constituency, and in the Oxford and Reading telephone areas, respectively, at 31st December, 1961, and at 31st December, 1962.
§ Mr. Bevins
At the 31st December, 1961, the telephone waiting list in the Wycombe constituency was 604, in the Oxford telephone area 1,945, and in the Reading telephone area 3,583. The corresponding figures at the 31st December, 1962, were 446, 2,131, and 3,546. These figures exclude applications under inquiry or in course of being met.