HC Deb 15 March 1971 vol 813 cc259-60W
Mr. John

asked the Secretary of Wales what is the number of redundancies de- dared in the areas of the Pontypridd, Pontyclun and Tonyrefail employment exchanges during the months December, 1970, and January and February, 1971; and what is the corresponding number at the most recent available date in March.

Mr. Dudley Smith

I have been asked to reply.

Not all redundancies are notified to the Department of Employment, but the following are the numbers recorded at the employment exchanges concerned:

Pontypridd Pontyclun Tonyrefail
December, 1970
January, 1971 403
February, 1971 5 8
March 1st to 10th 126
534 8