It would require legislation to implement the recommendations of the report in question. As I stated in my reply to the hon. Member for South Shields (Mr. Ede) on 2nd February, this is one of the matters which the Board propose to discuss with representatives of the local education authorities.
Almost immediately. The Spens Report is a very big report, as the hon. Member knows, and it has had to be considered in the Department. Certain preliminary discussions have now been concluded.