To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what was the number of unemployed people in (a) Burnley, (b) Pendle, (c) Rossendale and (d) Accrington travel-to-work areas at the latest date for which figures are available.
The following information is in the Library. On 8 October 1987, the numbers of unemployed claimants in the areas requested were as follows:
|Travel-to-work area||Unemployed claimants|
|Accrington and Rossendale||4,915|