HC Deb 11 December 1979 vol 975 cc538-9W
Mr. Skeet

asked the Secretary of State for Industry when the upgrading of Corby to a development area and Shotton to a special development area will come into effect.

Sir Keith Joseph

I am laying before Parliament an order making the Corby employment office area a development area and the Shotton travel-to-work area, consisting of the employment office areas of Flint, Holywell, Mold and Shotton, a special development area. The order will take effect from 12 December 1979.