HC Deb 14 April 1967 vol 744 c260W
Mr. Woof

asked the Minister of Labour what has been the expenditure under the Local Employment Acts to assist expanding firms in the North-East development districts with training costs, in the year ended 31st March, 1967.

Mr. Hattersley

Under the scheme of assistance with industrial training costs to expanding firms in Development Areas, in the year ended 31st March, 1967, the Department paid out a total of £243,233 to firms in the Northern Development Area (and the earlier Development Districts of northern England).