HC Deb 17 January 1979 vol 960 c754W
Mr. Hicks

asked the Secretary of State for Employment what action and initiatives his Department have taken in respect of the industrial dispute between the Newspaper Society and the National Union of Journalists as it affects provincial newspapers; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Harold Walker:

None, but the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service has offered its assistance to the parties.