HC Deb 23 June 1977 vol 933 cc530-2W
Mr. Brotherton

asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will list in the Official Report the names of the members of the committee which scrutinises applications for jobs under the job creation scheme in Scotland, the Northern Region, Yorkshire and Humberside, the North-West, the Midlands, Wales, the South-West, London and the South-East, showing in each region which members are trade union representations and the names of their trades unions.

Mr. Golding

I am informed by the Manpower Services Commission that the members of the Area Action Committees under the job creation are as follows:


Scotland West

  • Dr. D. Docherty, MD (Chairman)
  • Councillor R. Stewart, CBE
  • Lt. Col. J. Lindsay Stewart
  • J. E. Beattie
  • J. McC. Henderson

Trade Union Representatives

  • J. Jack, CBE, JP, retired General Secretary, Scottish TUC.
  • E. Humphries, OBE, National President Fire Brigade Union

Scotland East and North

  • Dr. D. Docherty, MD (Chairman)
  • Councillor T. Davies
  • Councillor W. I. Malcolm
  • C. S. Hudson, DSO
  • J. E. Beattie

Trade Union Representatives

  • J. A. Matheson, National Union of Railwaymen
  • J. Henry. Edinburgh Trades Council


  • Professor A. Wolfendale (Chairman)
  • J. J. Gardner
  • N. Abram
  • W. Gillhespy
  • P. Green

Trade Union Representative

  • Mrs. M. Morrison, NEC member and parttime organiser, Civil Service Union

Yorkshire and Humberside

  • Professor J. A. Bottomley (Chairman).
  • E. S. Dixon, BA.
  • C. M. Fenton, JP, ATI.
  • J. Heaton, JP.
  • J. A. Volger.
  • J. Haydon W. Glen, CB, LLB, FBIM.
  • F. A. Mallett, LLB.

Trade Union Representatives

  • Mrs. B. Huffinley, Secretary, Leeds Trades Council Club.
  • G. B. Brunwell, Regional Secretary, UCATT.


  • Professor J. Morris, BSc(Econ), MBA, PhD (Chairman).
  • B. Hill, LLB.
  • G. A. Harrison, MA, LLB.
  • Sir William Mather, OBE, MC, TD.
  • Dr. D. A. Harper, OBE, JP, BSc, PhD, FR1C.

Trade Union Representatives

  • C. M. Barnett, Secretary, North West Regional Council, TUC.
  • C. Platt, Executive member of Lancashire Association of Trades Councils, executive member of North West Regional Council, TUC.


  • Professor F. F. Ridley, BSc(Econ), PhD (Chairman).
  • Sir Stanley Holmes, DL, LLD.
  • A. J. Stocks, MA (Cantab).
  • J. G. Parkes, CBE.
  • N. F. Kingham, FRIBA.
  • H. R. Poole, OBE, JP.
  • J. S. Pugh.

Trade Union Representatives

  • A. V. Knowles, Branch Administrative Office.
  • GMWU.
  • J. Rogers, Area Organiser, UCATT.


  • Group Captain J. P. Cecil-Wright, DC (Chairman).
  • J. D. Hender, DL, IPSA, FLA, FBIM.
  • E. Cust, MA.
  • J. Blamire Brown.
  • W. R. P. King.
  • L. Teeman.

Trade Union Representatives

  • B. Shuttleworth, Divisional Organiser, NUPE.
  • J. Hardy, Regional Organiser, TUC and UCATT.
  • K. Barlow, Regional Secretary, UCATT.


  • Dr. A. F. Trotman Dickenson (Chairman).
  • T. F. G. Young.
  • M. E. J. Rush.
  • T. Tyrell, M.Inst., FM1N.
  • J. Burnell, FRSA.
  • J. R. Gammon, Dip Arch, RIBA.

Trade Union Representatives

  • G. Wright, General Regional Secretary of TGWU, Wales TUC.
  • S. E. Biddiscombe, Divisional Officer, Iron & Steel Trades Confederation; Chairman, Wales TUC Economic & Industrial Development Sub-Committee.


  • Professor R. A. B. Leaper (Chairman).
  • C. V. Lucas.
  • A. L. Dennis, MA, LLB.
  • A. N. G. Dalton, CBE.
  • C. D. Pilkington.
  • J. A. Usmar, MA.

Trade Union Representatives

  • A. Bennett, JP, Chairman, South West Regional Council of TUC.
  • W. Hamer, TGWU Official.

London and South-East

  • Sir Denis Barnes (Chairman).
  • S. T. Evans, LLB.
  • L. K. Robinson, LLB.
  • L. H. Secretan.
  • D. H. Walker.
  • P. Bickersteth.
  • S. Abbott, MA.

Trade Union Representatives

  • T. E. Pilfold, President, GLA Trades Council.
  • F. F. Baker, ex-Secretary, South-East Regional Council, TUC.
  • J. Dunn, Chairman, SE Regional Council, TUC, Kent Area General Secretary NUM.

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