§ Sir K. WOOD
asked the Minister of Health what are the arrangements that have been made for the training and teaching of apprentices in the building trade by local authorities; how many local authorities have commenced this work; and how many apprentices have been enrolled?
§ Mr. WHEATLEY
My right hon. Friend the President of the Board of Education is assisting me by making inquiries among local education authorities and ether educational bodies concerned as to the facilities which can be utilised or provided. The matter is engaging the active attention of the Government, but I am not yet in a position to make a definite statement on the subject