HC Deb 21 July 1970 vol 804 c81W
Mr. Bishop

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government what was, for the borough of Newark, the number of council houses or units of accommodation provided for each of the past five years, and the number of houses designated as slums and as sub-standard and the number on the waiting list for each year.

Mr. Channon

The information about council house-building and slum clearance is as follows:

Local Authority Dwellings Completed Unfit Houses Demolished or Closed
1965 68 68
1966 215 153
1967 217 22
1968 8 22
1969 38

The numbers of people on local housing authorities' waiting lists are not collected by the Department.