HC Deb 08 April 1982 vol 21 c477W
Mr. Cartwright

asked the Secretary of State for Industry how many of the (a) scientific and (b) support staff of the Laboratory of the Government Chemist will be expected to move if the establishment is relocated outside central London.

Mr. Norman Lamont

All grades classed by the Civil Service as mobile who are stationed at Cornwall House the main station of the Laboratory of the Government Chemist would be expected to move if that station was to be relocated outside central London.

Manpower figures are not available for the period when LGC might move out of Cornwall House. At 1 April 1982

Steel Costs and Prices
1978–79 $ 1980–81 $ per cent. change
BSC employment costs per tonne of liquid steel produced 91.4 149.8 64
Index of wholesale prices for the steel industries expressed in dollar terms (1975=100) 137.4 189.6 38

SourcesBritish Steel Corporation; Financial Statistics; Monthly Digest of Statistics.

NotesEmployment costs now include both manual and staff grade employees. Information is now available only for financial years.

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