§ 36. Mr. Boyden
asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry how many industrial development certificates for what number of jobs were issued for the Northern Region during the last six months.
§ Mr. Anthony Grant
In the period 1st December, 1970, to 31st May, 66 certificates were issued. The companies concerned estimated that nearly 3,600 additional
NUMBER OF INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT CERTIFICATE APPROVALS 1st June, 1969 to 31st May, 1970 1st June, 1970 to 31st May, 1971 Northern Region 268 181 Tyneside Group of Employment Exchange Areas 75 45 Elswick, Newburn and Newcastle Employment Exchange Areas* 14 8 * This area broadly corresponds to the Newcastle-upon-Tyne, West, Constituency