§ Mr. Partridge
asked the Assistant Postmaster-General how many people were waiting for telephone service in the Balham, Battersea and Macaulay exchange areas at the latest convenient date; and how many were waiting three years ago.
§ Mr. Gammans
The figures are:
— At 30th June, 1954 Three years ago Balham … 372 1,321 Battersea … 761 1,956 Macaulay … 336 755
Over 3,000 new lines were connected in these areas during the past 12 months.