§ 22. Mr. Silvester
asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many cases of unfair dismissals have been taken before industrial tribunals in the past 12 months compared with the previous 12 months, or such similar period for which figures are available.
§ Mr. Harold Walker
The provisional figures for unfair dismissal cases heard in the 12 months ending June 1977 is 13,232. The comparative figure for the previous 12-month period is 12,096.