§ Mr. Ernie Ross
asked the Secretary of State for Energy if he will list in the Official Report the amounts of gas flared570W
registered as unemployed in Rutherglen and Cambuslang, respectively, in June 1979; what are the comparable figures in these two areas at the latest convenient date; and how many of the three groups have been unemployed for more than six months.
§ Mr. Younger
Information is not available in the precise form requested. The following table gives the numbers of males and females registered as unemployed in Rutherglen and Cambuslang in June 1979 and October 1980.
tion in July 1980, the latest date for which this information is available.
from the Brent Field in the North Sea for each year; and how much has so far been flared in 1980.
§ Mr. David Howell
The information requested is as follows:
Gas flared at the Brent Oilfield (million cubic metres) 1976 36 1977 531 1978 1,598 1979 3,347 1980 (first 9 months) 1,020