§ Mr. Bruce-Gardyne
asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will publish in the OFFICIAL REPORT a table showing the numbers of dockers in each National Dock Labour Board local area who have decided to use the voluntary severance scheme; the number of employees in each local area currently employed on the supplementary register and the extent of the shortage of dock labour in each local area.
§ Mr. Chichester-Clark
The information provided by the National Dock Labour Board is given below. It includes details of surpluses, shortages and outstanding demands. The labour supply position varies from day to day.