§ Mr. Crouch
asked the Minister of Technology whether he is aware of the high unemployment in the North-East Kent coastal region from Gravesend to Dover; and what plans he has to attract employers into this area on a limited scale to provide the necessary jobs.318W
§ Mr. Varley
The attraction of employers into the area is a matter for local initiative. Sympathetic consideration is given to applications for industrial development certificates and office development permits.