§ Mr. Barry Jones
asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many wages council establishments in Wales were found to be underpaying in 1983–84; how many workers were involved; and what was the amount of arrears paid.
§ Mr. Peter Bottomley
In 1983, the latest period for which figures are available, 722 establishments inspected in Wales were found to have underpaid 1,714 workers. Arrears totalling £189,614 were paid.