asked the Secretary of State for Energy (1) if he will give details of current manpower levels in British Coal by area, giving indications of categories of employment;(2) if he will give details of British Coal manpower levels by coalfield area for the full year 1986–87.
British Coal manpower by area for financial year 1986–87 is given below. A breakdown of manpower by category of employment is not available.
|British coal manpower on colliery books by area for financial year 1986–87|
|South Midlands inc. Kent||7,431|