HC Deb 07 March 1988 vol 129 c29W
Mr. Cran

To ask the Secretary of State for Energy how many members of staff within his Department are located within each region outside of London; what percentage this constitutes of staff within his Department; and what were the comparable figures in absolute and percentage terms in 1979.

Mr. Parkinson

The table below shows regions where 10 or more staff are currently located; there are also 28 staff in nine other regions. Comparable figures for 1979 are not available except for Strathclyde and East Midlands.

1988 1979
Number percentage Number percentage
Strathclyde 74 7 110 9
East Midlands 43 4 56 4
Grampian 21 2
North-West 21 2