§ 61. Mr. Bruce-Gardyne
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what has been the aggregate cost to date of payments of supplementary benefit made to the families of dustmen on strike; and what has been the average payment per family.
§ Mr. Crossman
Up to Tuesday, 7th October—the latest date for which figures are available—54 payments totalling £418, an average of £7 15s. per family, had been made to the dependants of strikers.