HC Deb 05 July 1971 vol 820 c246W
69. Mr. Urwin

asked the Secretary of State for Trade and Industry what is the total number of new jobs estimated to arise from industrial development certificate approvals at the latest available date; and what are the proportionate figures for males, females and young people under 18 years of age.

Mr. Anthony Grant

I regret that this information is not available. However, I circulate below details of jobs estimated to arise over the next four years in manufacturing industry in the Northern Region, Scotland and Wales.

the professions, and of the replies received to my right hon. Friend's subsequent letter inviting the bodies concerned to re-examine their practices. It is likely to be some time before we reach a conclusion on any further action which may be needed.