Mr. Alan Williams
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what proportion of Swansea schoolchildren attend special schools for handicapped children; and how this proportion compares with the national figure.
§ Mr. Crosland
In January, 1965, the latest date for which information is available, 0.83 per cent. of Swansea school 221W children were attending special schools for handicapped children. This compared with the national figure of 0.96 per cent.