HC Deb 01 February 1980 vol 977 c816W
Mr. John Garrett

asked the Secretary of State for Industry how many companies in Norwich have applied for assistance under the footwear industry scheme; and how many grants have been made to them and to what value.

Mr. David Mitchell

To date 33 applications have been received from 13 companies in Norwich. Assistance has been offered on 21 of these applications amounting to £0.21 million. Five applications are under consideration and seven have been rejected or withdrawn.