HC Deb 21 November 1946 vol 430 cc162-3W
113. Dr. Barnett Stross

asked the Minister of Health how many day nurseries are in operation in England and Wales; how many children aged two to five years of age are cared for; and the total number of teachers with nursery-school training who are employed in these nurseries.

Mr. Bevan

According to the latest returns there are 916 day nurseries in operation in England and Wales. 29,636 children aged 2–5 years are cared for. The information asked for in the last part of the Question is not available.

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