HC Deb 28 November 1957 vol 578 c144W
Sir K. Joseph

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department how many men were sentenced to corrective training during 1955 and 1956 although the Governor of the local prison concerned had reported them to be unsuitable in his opinion for corrective training.

Mr. R. A. Butler

In 1955, eighteen men reported unsuitable for corrective training received this sentence. In 1956, there were fourteen such men.