§ 50. Mr. Nicholas Winterton
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what was the number of working days lost in 1980 and so far in 1981 through strikes.
§ Mr. Waddington
The number of working days lost through industrial stoppages recorded in 1980 was 11,964,000. The total so far in 1981, based on provisional figures up to September, is 3,180,000.