§ 130. Mr. Willey
asked the Minister of Education the number of projects approved for further education and welfare during 1952; and the corresponding number for last year.
§ 2. Miss Horsbrugh
Expenditure by local education authorities on these services does not require my specific approval, and I cannot therefore give detailed information of their expenditure under these 205W heads. Offers of direct grant from my Department for welfare projects have been as follows:
Youth ServiceFrom 1st January, 1952, to 31st October, 1952, the number of new offers of grant made under the Social and Physical Training Grant Regulations to local associations engaged in the youth service was 32. From 1st January, to 31st December, 1951, the number was 92.
NEW OFFERS OF GRANT MADE UNDER THE PHYSICAL TRAINING AND RECREATION ACT 1952 1951 — 1st January to 31st October 1st January to 31st October Village halls 75 127 Community centres 22 48 Playing fields and facilities 18 217 Total 115 392