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Vietnamese Refugees

Volume 987: debated on Thursday 3 July 1980

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asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will publish a list of all local authorities which have accepted Vietnamese refugees for permanent rehousing, stating in each case how many families have been accepted.

[pursuant to his reply,13 June 1980, c. 327): The following information, which relates to the position on 31 May, was provided by the Joint Committee for Refugees from Vietnam:

ENGLAND
Units occupiedUnits offered not yet occupied
London
GLC160240
Camden210
Merton6
Bromley75
Redbridge2
Southwark5
Tower Hamlets6
Waltham Forest2
Hammersmith and Fulham1
Barnet8
Bexley7
Metropolitan counties
GREATER MANCHESTER
Wigan10
Bury4
Manchester119
Oldham3
Trafford5
Stockport141
MERSEYSIDE
Liverpool416
St. Helens37
Knowsley10
Wirral10
SOUTH YORKSHIRE
Sheffield16
Rotherham8
TYNE AND WEAR
Newcastle upon Tyne37
North Tyneside6
Gateshead6
South Tyneside2
WEST MIDLANDS
Walsall82
Dudley102
Sandwell2
Birmingham25
Solihull2
WEST YORKSHIRE
Bradford5
Calderdale8
Non-metropolitan counties
AVON
Northavon2
Bristol73
Kingswood4
Woodspring3
Wansdyke2
Bath21

Units occupied

Units offered not yet occupied

BEDFORDSHIRE
Mid Bedfordshire4
South Bedfordshire2
Luton4
ROYAL COUNTY OF BERKSHIRE
Newbury10
Reading24
Wokingham22
Windsor and Maidenhead15
Bracknell5
BUCKINGHAMSHIRE
Aylesbury Vale22
CAMBRIDGESHIRE
Peterborough22
Huntingdon105
East Cambridgeshire1
South Cambridgeshire6
Cambridge42
CHESHIRE
Halton42
Ellesmere Port and Neston55
Vale Royal6
Macclesfield3
Chester33
Crewe and Nantwich2
Congleton2
CLEVELAND
Hartlepool4
Middlesbrough64
Langbaurgh44
CORNWALL
North Cornwall21
CUMBRIA
Carlisle6
Allerdale3
Barrow-in-Furness3
DERBYSHIRE
High Peak2
North East Derbyshire33
Bolsover2
Derby7
Erewash32
South Derbyshire2
DEVON
North Devon2
Mid Devon2
South Hams41
COUNTY DURHAM
Derwentside2
Chester-le-Street2
Durham12
Easington3
Sedgefield4
Darlington10
EAST SUSSEX
Wealden2
Lewes2
Hastings2

Units occupied

Units offered not yet occupied

Essex
Uttlesford2
Braintree52
Colchester3
Tendring2
Harlow4
Chelmsford31
Maldon1
Basildon103
Thurrock5
Southend-on-Sea32
GLOUCESTERSHIRE
Tewkesbury2
Gloucester3
Cheltenham22
Stroud2
HAMPSHIRE
Basingstoke and Deane22
Rushmoor3
Test Valley3
Winchester41
East Hampshire5
New Forest3
Southampton7
Eastleigh4
Gosport31
Portsmouth53
HEREFORD AND WORCESTER
Wyre Forest3
Bromsgrove3
Redditch1
Malvern Hills46
Worcester24
Wychavon5
HERTFORDSHIRE
North Hertfordshire4
Welwyn Hatfield4
Hertsmere2
HUMBERSIDE
Boothferry2
Kingston upon Hull6
Scunthorpe48
Cleethorpes3
Great Grimsby3
ISLE OF WIGHT
South Wight1
KENT
Dartford11
Gravesham3
Medway2
Gillingham11
Swale2
Thanet31
Maidstone3
Ashford5
LANCASHIRE
Lancaster22
Ribble Valley4
South Ribble2
West Lancashire2
Blackburn33
Hyndburn4
Burnley5
Pendle31
Rossendale21

Units occupied

Units offered not yet occupied

LEICESTERSHIRE
North West Leicestershire3
Charnwood1
Hinckley and Bosworth12
Leicester5
Blaby2
Harborough2
LINCOLNSHIRE
West Lindsey2
East Lindsey21
Lincoln13
South Kesteven33
South Holland2
NORFOLK
West Norfolk6
Breckland4
Norwich1
South Norfolk2
NORTHAMPTONSHIRE
Corby5
Kettering85
Daventry6
Wellington5
South Northamptonshire22
NORTHUMBERLAND
Wansbeck2
Blyth Valley6
NORTH YORKSHIRE
Richmondshire2
Scarborough2
Craven3
Harrogate5
York2
Selby6
NOTTINGHAMSHIRE
Bassetlaw1
Mansfield2
Newark421
Ashfield11
Broxtowe12
Nottingham2
Gedling6
Rushcliffe11
OXFORDSHIRE
Cherwell2
Vale of White Horse2
Oxford4
SALOP
The Wrekin42
Bridgnorth2
SOMERSET
Sedgemoor4
Mendip22
Taunton Deane2
STAFFORDSHIRE
Stoke-on-Trent28
Stafford2
East Staffordshire6
South Staffordshire2
Lichfield1
Tamworth22

Units occupied

Units offered not yet occupied

SUFFOLK
Waveney2
Mid Suffolk3
Suffolk Coastal6
SURREY
Runnymede4
Surrey Heath3
Woking5
Elmbridge4
Epsom and Ewell22
Mole Valley12
Tandridge3
Waverley21
WARWICKSHIRE
North Warwickshire2
Nuneaton15
Rugby5
Warwick2
WEST SUSSEX
Chichester2
Mid Sussex2
Arun22
Worthing11
WILTSHIRE
North Wiltshire3
Thamesdown173
West Wiltshire5
Kennet2

SCOTLAND
CENTRAL
Clackmannan33
Falkirk33
Stirling24
FIFE
Kirkcaldy4
North-East Fife2
GRAMPIAN
Aberdeen57
HIGHLAND
Badenoch and Strathspey3
Inverness5
Ross and Cromarty12
Skye and Lochalsh3
LOTHIAN
East Lothian4
Edinburgh624
West Lothian3
STRATHCLYDE
Clydebank5
Dumbarton3
Glasgow630
Hamilton2
Inverclyde22
Kilmarnock and Loudoun3
Motherwell42
Renfrew6
Strathkelvin1
TAYSIDE
Perth and Kinross51

WALES

Units occupied

Units offered not yet occupied

CLWYD
Colwyn1
Delyn4
Alyn and Deeside4
Wrexham Maelor53
DYFED
Preseli2
South Pembrokeshire2
Carmarthen2
GWENT
Newport23
Islwyn22
Torfaen22
Monmouth4
GWYNEDD
Yns mon—Isle of Anglesey2
Arfon2
MID GLAMORGAN
Ogwr2
Merthyr Tydfil26
Rhymney Valley4
POWYS
Brecknock2
SOUTH GLAMORGAN
Cardiff6
Vale of Glamorgan3
WEST GLAMORGAN
Swansea44
Afan2

Offers from new town development corporations are not included.