§ 40. Mrs. Castle
asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many persons are at present exclusively employed in his Manpower and Productivity Advisory Service; how many of these were recruited direct from industry and the trade unions; and how these numbers compare, respectively, with those at March, 1970.
§ Mr. R. Carr
The present number is 256, of whom 42 have been recruited from industry, including two from trade 171W unions. At 1st April, 1970, the numbers were 252, 42 and 6, respectively.