HC Deb 27 April 1961 vol 639 c59W
Mr. Iremonger

asked the Secretary of State for the Home Department if he will make a statement on the progress of adventure projects provided by the London Police Court Mission for boys from approved schools.

Mr. R. A. Butler

Within the past six months the London Police Court Mission have arranged two pilot adventure courses in North Wales in preparation, it is understood, for a wider scheme which they have in mind. Fifty approved school boys have taken part in these courses. I welcome the interest which the Mission is taking in the problem of delinquency, and the information provided about the reactions of approved school boys to courses of this kind has been of value.

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