§ Mr. Robert C. Brown
asked the Minister for the Civil Service how many civil servants there were employed in jobcentres in (a) Newcastle upon Tyne, (b) Tyne and Wear county and (c) the Northern region at the latest available date and in May 1979.
§ Mr. Waddington
The numbers of permanent staff employed in jobcentres are as follows:—362W
1 April 1981 1 May 1979 Newcastle 80 102½ Tyne and Wear county 291 346 Northern region 691 772