§ Mr. Bishop
asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry in view of the rise in unemployment there, what action he proposes to provide more employment opportunities in the Newark area and in the East Midlands region generally.
§ Mr. Anthony Grant
The Newark Area and the East Midlands Region generally will benefit from the measures to stimulate business confidence announced by my right hon. Friend, the Chancellor of the Exchequer, in his Budget statement, and on 19th July, 1971.