asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many instrument artificers are registered as unemployed in the Northern region.
At 10 December 1981, the latest date for which the information is available, there were 98 unemployed people registered at employment offices in the Northern region for employment in precision instrument maintaining and repairing occupations, excluding watch and clock repairers.
asked the Secretary of State for Employment how many jobs in total are supported by the temporary short-time working compensation scheme for (a) each of the travel-to-work areas that comprise the county of Cumbria, (b) the Northern region, and (c) the North-West region, for the last month for which statistics are available.
The following table shows the figures requested:
|Number of potentially redundant jobs covered in applications that were current in January 1982
|Furness travel-to-work area
|Kendal travel-to-work area
|Whitehaven travel-to-work area
|Workington travel-to-work area
|Carlisle employment office area
|Keswick employment office area
|Penrith employment office area