HC Deb 10 March 1976 vol 907 c259W
Mr. Fernyhough

asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many firms in the North-East have been granted unemployment subsidy; and how many employees have been covered by it.

Mr. John Fraser

At 5th March 1976, 19 applications for temporary employment subsidy had been received in respect of firms in the North-East, and 1,709 jobs were involved. Of these five applications covering 581 jobs had been approved.