HC Deb 16 November 1964 vol 702 cc12-3W
Mr. Edward M. Taylor

asked the Minister of Labour if he will give the numbers of workpeople employed on naval vessels ordered by Her Mejesty's Government in the Clyde shipyards in 1954, 1959 and at the most recent available date.

Mr. Marsh

Following is the information:

Numbers employed in the construction of new naval vessels in the Clyde shipyards
Date No.
August, 1954 1,850
August, 1959 4,499
August, 1964 3,745