HC Deb 01 February 1982 vol 17 c48W
Mr. Arthur Lewis

asked the Secretary of State for Transport how many (a) male and (b) female train drivers are employed by British Railways.

Mr. David Howell

At 1 December 1981 the figures were:—

Drivers 18,727 males
Drivers' assistants 5,752 males
Drivers' assistants 9 females
Traction trainees 63 males