HC Deb 09 July 1968 vol 768 cc53-4W
Mr. van Straubenzee

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science, why, in rejecting the plans of the County Borough of Reading for secondary reorganisation, he sent a copy of his confidential letter doing so to the leader of the minority group on that council.

Miss Bacon

The official letter conveying my decision was not sent to the local education authority under confidential cover. Subsequently, I sent a copy to the leader of the minority group because he had written to me asking what progress had been made.

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