§ Mr. Tilley
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will now list in the Official Report for each of his Department's local offices serving the Lambeth, Central constituency the current number of persons employed; and if he will give, where available, the comparable figures for 1979, 1980 and 1981.
§ Mr. Newton
The information requested is as follows:436W
Number of Staff at Offices Dealing with the Lambeth, Central Constituency Office 1 April 1982 1 April 1981 1 April 1980 1 April 1979 Clapham * 52 61 47 Kennington 82 71 71 61 Brixton 160 126 131 131 Balham 164 111 118 123 * Office closed November 1981—work transferred to Brixton and Balham offices. The figures for 1 April 1982 reflect the number of staff employed on that date.
Comparable information is not available for earlier years and details supplied are of the number of staff authorised to cope with the workloads then current.