HC Deb 12 March 1981 vol 1000 cc369-70W
Mr. Campbell-Savours

asked the Secretary of State for Employment whether, pursuant to his reply to the hon. Member for Newcastle upon Tyne, Central (Mr. Cowans), column 587 of the Official Report of 9 February, he will state which powers held by both the Welsh Development Agency and existing agencies in the Northern regions provide for the allocation of additional funds for the setting up of special measures units under the Manpower Services Commission's special measures programme.

Mr. Peter Morrison

I shall reply to the hon. Member as soon as possible.