§ Mr. Gibson-Watt
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he will give an estimate of the annual total value of regional 65W employment premiums likely to be paid out in each county and county borough in Wales and Monmouthshire.
§ Mr. Robert Cooke
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what is the estimated total of the regional employment premium to be paid to shipbuilding in the first year of operation.
§ Mr. MacDermot
Reliable estimates of the amount of regional employment premium which individual industries will receive are not available.
Department Approximate strength of establishment Location Board of Trade Investment Grants Organisation 410 Southend 115 Glasgow 175 Billingham 175 Crosby. (When permanent accommodation is ready this office will move to Bootle) 320 Cardiff H.M. Land Registry 500 Swansea 650 Plymouth Land Commission: Headquarters 200 Newcastle Regional Offices 120 Newcastle 165 Cumbernauld 145 Leeds 185 Salford 145 Nottingham 165 Birmingham 120 Cardiff 155 Bristol 165 Ipswich 155 Reading Inland Revenue: Schedule E Centres 1,300 East Kilbride 2,000/2,500 Bootle 2,000/2,500 Cardiff Ministry of Social Security: S.E.T. work 60 Cumbernauld Short-term benefits computer centre 340 Reading Welfare Milk scheme 80 Blackpool Ministry of Transport: Vehicle registration and licensing and other work 2,500 Swansea Post Office (Giro) 3,000 Bootle TOTAL 15,845 approximately