HC Deb 08 April 1986 vol 95 cc97-8W
Mr. Parry

asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer if he has yet quantified the expected effect of his Budget on the level of unemployment.

Mr. MacGregor

The Government's economic policy aims to establish a vigorous, enterprising economy which will generate sustained growth and increased employment.

The Budget proposals include a considerable number of direct measures of help to the unemployed, most notably the expansion of the community programme and the enterprise allowance scheme, a new workers scheme and the restart programme; in addition, to the two-year YTS, starting this month.

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