HC Deb 18 May 1978 vol 950 c295W
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

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.