§ Mr. Leslie Huckfield
asked the Secretary of State for Employment and Productivity what are the current waiting lists for the various courses offered in Government training centres at Leicester, Coventry, Long Eaton and Birmingham; and whether she will make a statement.
§ Mr. Hattersley
On 8th April 1968, the waiting lists of accepted applicants were as follows:
Leicester … … 79 Coventry … … 34 Long Eaton … … 103 Birmingham … … 101
Waiting time varies according to trade and centre, but in Midlands Region a high proportion of suitable applicants can 10W start training in the trade of their choice within three to six months of applying.