§ Mrs. Rumbold
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what were the manpower levels in his Department in June 1983; and what are his plans for those levels in June 1984.
§ Mr. Hayhoe
Staff in post in the Treasury at the nearest date for the quarterly manpower count was 3,907 at 1 July 1983.
The manpower figures planned for 1984–85 are 3,820 at 1 April 1984 and 3,570 at 1 April 1985. No specific figure is planned for June 1984.