HC Deb 02 April 1965 vol 709 c283W
Mr. Onslow

asked the Minister of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food what increase or decrease in staff there has been in the Department under his control since 16th October, 1964; and what increase or decrease he anticipates in the period up to 15th October, 1965.

Mr. Peart

The staff of my Department is expected to fall by 182 between 16th October, 1964, and 1st April, and then to increase by 72 up to 15th October, 1965.