HC Deb 10 February 1969 vol 777 cc213-4W
Mr. Lomas

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will list in table form the percentage of average earnings represented by the various social security benefits at the latest available date and in 1945, 1950, 1955, 1960, and 1964, respectively.

Mr. Pentland

The information requested is set out in the following table:

persons who are laid off as a result of an industrial dispute in which they are not themselves directly involved.

Mr. Swingler

I would refer my hon. Friend to my reply to the hon. Member for Cornwall, North (Mr. Pardoe) on 7th February.—[Vol. 777, c.181.]