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Board And Lodging

Volume 115: debated on Wednesday 29 April 1987

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asked the Secretary of State for Social Services (1) what was the number of people in each Lancashire district living in hotel bed and breakfast accommodation at the latest date for which figures are available;(2) how many claimants

(a) in Burnley and (b) in Pendle were living in ordinary board and lodgings at the latest date for which figures are available; and how many of these were having to pay more for their accommodation then the current upper ceiling laid down by regulations;

(3) how many claimants living in ordinary board and lodgings in (a) Burnley and (b) Pendle are 25 years of age or younger.

I regret that the information requested is not collected by individual local offices and could be obtained only disproportionate cost.