§ Mr. Stokes
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what are the figures for men and women unemployed in Halesowen and Stourbridge, and for those on short time, at the latest count.
§ Mr. John Fraser:
In March 1975, 895 males and 200 females were unemployed in the Halesowen and Stourbridge employment office areas. My Department also knows of 443 males and 2,266 females who are currently on short time in these areas.