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Volume 927: debated on Tuesday 1 March 1977

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asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will list in the Official Report the projects currently being implemented, together with the number of persons, and those proposed, in (a) Cheshire and (b) the area covered by the Macclesfield constituency, under the provisions of the job creation programme.

I am informed by the Manpower Services Commission that the information is as follows:



Number of Jobs created

Congleton Borough CouncilMicro-filming of planning and building records5
Creation of golf course from reclaimed land32
Creation of riverside walks6
roof insulation5
South Cheshire College of Further Education.Research and development of experimental approach to careen guidance, industrial liaison and help for the handicapped11
Cheshire County CouncilPlay leaders scheme2
Crewe and Nantwich Borough CouncilUpdating of clerical records2
ICI Mond DivisionEnvironmental improvement7
Crewe and Nantwich Borough CouncilEnvironmental improvement9
Crewe Community Health CouncilSurvey of attitudes towards the local health service5
Ellesmere Port British LegionProvision of recreational facilities13
Erection of sports hall and sun lounge17
Ellesmere Port Borough CouncilCompilation of register and updating of information12
Development of stadium facilities14
Erection of 3 squash courts14
Building a community center14
Renovation of towpath and bridges of canal13
Ellesmere Port Team ParishRestoration of Churchyard8
Vauxhall Motors Sports and Social ClubLandscaping of grounds10
Ellesmere Port British LegionAdministration unity and workforce to organize small projects20
Ellesmere Port and Neston Borough CouncilProvision of playground equipment27
Royal British LegionRestoration of historical churchyard and creation of sports field18
Ellesmere Port and Neston Borough CouncilSurfacing of car park/provision of gardens5
Royal British LegionBuilding works for voluntary bodies27
Minor building repairs30
Halton district Job Creation Steering GroupCommunity care Project42
Halton Borough CouncilRedecoration scheme11
ICI Mond CouncilProvision of parking and picnic sites, fishing pool and landscaping8
ICI WidnesLandscaping site8
Hlaton borough CouncilCompilation and updating of registers and records12
Widnes Spastic FellowshipRenovation of group's headquarters20
Halton Borough CouncilRestoration of Bridgewater Canal13
Study of water drainage system2
Runcorn Development corporationGardening2
Halton Borough councilEnvironmental improvement10
ICI Mond DivisionWeston and West Point village improvement8
Production of science based teaching material for use in schools8
Runcorn development Corporation Renovation of building to create riding school19
Repair and rebuilding of historic stone walll14
Halton District Job CreationEnvironmental work, interior decoration etc. for the elderly30
The League of Friends, Crow Wood Hospital.Construction of hydrotherapy swimming pool14
Bollington Swimming Pool CommitteeConstruction of swimming pool20
Macclesfield Rugby Union and Sports Club.Renovation work5
Cheshire County CouncilHistorical reconstruction of Tatton park17
Gingerbread Area OfficeCommunity service3
Bollington Leisure CenterConstruction of leisure facilities18
Society for the Investigation of Humana ValuesRenovation of Toft Hall15
Colshaw Community ServiceCommunity service11
North West Water AuthorityRestoration of Bunbury Corn Mill8
Cheshire County Museums ServiceCataloguing work3
Cheshire County Scout CouncilRenovations to buildings/environmental improvements17
Cheshire County Museums ServiceConservation of exhibits, development of exhibitions6



Number of Jobs created

Lymm Angling ClubMinor building and environmental works5
Northwich Youth ProjectRenovations to youth centres and old peoples homes11
ICI LimitedGeneral gardening work6
North West Water AuthorityCataloguing records of water authority2
Warrington Industrial TrustMaking furniture and toys20
North West Water AuthorityEnvironmental improvements of water and effluent treatment sites9
Survey Work8
Production of records of water mains2
Warrington New Town Development CorporationEnvironmental improvements21
Rylands Recreation clubMinor building work to club11
Warrington Federation of Youth and Community Associations with Warrington Borough Sports Council
Warrington Community CouncilCommunity work9
Grappenhall Youth and Community Associations.Construction of sporting facilities20
Warrington Borough CouncilEnvironmental improvement10
Warrington Museum and Art GalleriesDocumentation and storage of museum collections4
Chester Arts and Recreational TrustTeaching and organization of community arts22
Cheshire County CouncilInformation system2

Projects approved but not yet started:

Macclesfield Borough CouncilEnhancement of parish church30
National TrustClearing of reservoir and mill pool16
Restoring waterwheel and two weirs13
Replacing cobbles and grass verges in old village8
Cheshire County CouncilBook catalogue compilation4
Trustees of Chester Theatre clubModernising and decorating theatre club's premises12
Congleton Borough councilConstruction of further 9 holes at golf course30
Ellesmere Port Borought CouncilRenovation of Warehouse10
Halton Borough councilSurvey of bus services4
Vale Royal District CouncilSurvey of building of historical interest6
Parochial Church Council of All Saints, Danesbury.Minor building works8
Warrington New Town Development CorporationEnvironmental education3
North West Water AuthoritySurvey of river flows2

Projects under consideration

Cheshire County CouncilCleaning of Crosfields Transporter Bridge5
Winsford Community work ProjectMinor repair and decorations to community buildings and old people's houses17
Runcorn Development CorporationConstructions of play centre17
Cheshire Sailing and Canoeing ClubRepairs and extension to club premises15
Cheshire ConstabularyComputerisation of police records20
Cheshire County CouncilRenovation and improvement of college premises and grounds12
Christleton PlayersConstruction of sets for historical pageants5

Currnet projects:

bollington Leisure CentreConstruction of leisure facilities18
Bollington Swimming Pool committeeConstruction of swimming pool20
Macclesfield Rugby Union and Sports ClubRenovation Work5

Project approved but not yet started:

Macclesfield Borough CouncilEnhancement of Parish Church30