HC Deb 15 December 1966 vol 738 c142W
65. Mr. Bob Brown

asked the President of the Board of Trade, in view of the recommendations contained in the report of the Northern Economic Planning Council, if the Government will give special incentives to industrial undertakings who are prepared to transfer to the Northern Region complete with their research and development departments.

Mr. Mason

There is already available under the Local Employment Acts and the Industrial Development Act, 1966, a wide range of incentives to industrial undertakings which set up in the Northern Development Area.