HC Deb 22 July 1986 vol 102 cc180-1W
77. Mr. Tom Cox

asked the Paymaster General what is the present number of people registered as unemployed in the London borough of Wandsworth and the number of job vacancies registered at local jobcentres.

Mr. Lang

On 12 June 1986, the number of unemployed claimants in the London borough of Wandsworth was 16,280. On 6 June 1986 the number of unfilled vacancies at the Balham, Clapham Junction and Tooting jobcentres, which cover an area closely corresponding to the London borough of Wandsworth, was 892.