HC Deb 07 May 1968 vol 764 c66W
Mr. Lubbock

asked the Postmaster-General how many applicants in the Orpington, Farnborough and Biggin Hill telephone exchange areas, respectively, are waiting for telephones; and what is the average waiting period in each case.

Mr. Joseph Slater

The figures at 31st March were:

Exchange Number of waiting applicants Average waiting period
Orpington 128 About one month
Farnborough Nil Nil
Biggin Hill 2 3½ months