HC Deb 23 November 1982 vol 32 c432W
53. Mr. Alton

asked the Secretary of State for Employment what are the implications for employment of the autumn statement 1982 (HC, 1982–3, 10).

Mr. Alison

The autumn statement continued the Government's strategy for a sustained improvement in the economy. It also gave specified help for industry and jobs through the reduction in the national insurance surcharge.