asked the Secretary of State for Employment if he will name the replacement for Mr. J. H. Jones on his retirement from the council of the Arbitration, Conciliation and Advisory Service; and what is the full-time occupation and other official appointments held by the new member.
The appointments of all three trade union members of the council of the Advisory, Conciliation and Arbitration Service expired on 1st October 1978. Sir George F. Smith CBE, general secretary of the Union of Construction and Allied Trades and Technicians, was reappointed. The new appointments were Mr. J. McF. Boyd CBE, general secretary, Amalgamated Union of Engineering Workers, and Mr. C. H. Urwin, deputy general secretary, Transport and General Workers Union.