Special Development Areas

Part of Oral Answers to Questions — Trade and Industry – in the House of Commons at 12:00 am on 7th February 1972.

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Photo of Mr John Davies Mr John Davies , Knutsford 12:00 am, 7th February 1972

My right hon. Friend undertook to look into any submissions which might be made on this subject, and several have been. The nature of those submissions is not such, at this stage at least, as to guide one towards a change in the rules which currently apply. The requirement to maintain a very real and contrasting advantage for incoming industry still represents an important element of regional policy.