§ Q9. Mr. Meacher
asked the Prime Minister how many meetings with the Trades Union Congress and how many with the Confederation of British Industry he has had since June 1970.
§ The Prime Minister
I have held 12 meetings with representatives of the CBI and 20 meetings with representatives of the TUC and its committees, and the Scottish TUC. In addition, I have had 15 tripartite meetings with the two bodies together, including five meetings of NEDC. I have also had numerous meetings with individual members of the CBI and the TUC on formal and informal occasions.185W