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Redundant Workers, Wilton (Unemployment Benefit)

Oral Answers to Questions — Pensions and National Insurance – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 11th April 1957.

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Photo of Mr David Jones Mr David Jones , Hartlepools, The 12:00 am, 11th April 1957

asked the Minister of Pensions and National Insurance why some craftsmen employed by a firm of sub-contractors at the Wilton (Teesside) extensions of Imperial Chemical Industries, who were declared by the employers redundant on 25th March, were refused unemployment benefit at the West Hartle-pool employment exchange.

Photo of Mr John Boyd-Carpenter Mr John Boyd-Carpenter , Kingston upon Thames

I am making inquiries about these cases and will let the hon. Member know the result.