§ Mr. Nicholas Edwards
asked the Secretary of State for Wales how many new jobs have been created in Government premises, including advance factories, in each of the last five years in the parliamentary constituencies of Aberavon, Swansea, East and Neath.
§ Mr. John Morris
The number of advance factories allocated in the period 1973–77 and the associated employment when fully manned is as follows:
Constituency Advance factories allocated 1973–77 Associated Jobs (when fully manned) Swansea East 2 230 Neath — — Aberavon — —
In addition, new jobs arising at the Driver and Vehicle Licensing Centre in the Swansea, East constituency were:
Period Jobs April 1973—March 1974 1,300 April 1974—March 1975 1,000 April 1975—March 1976 1,200 April 1976—March 1977 — April 1977—March 1978 —
Detailed information about other Government premises is not readily available.