HC Deb 01 December 1969 vol 792 cc219-20W
Dame Joan Vickers

asked the Minister of Housing and Local Government what is the policy of the Government with regard to Recommendation No. 563 on the situation of gypsies and other travellers in Europe, which was adopted by the Consultative Assembly of the Council of Europe on 30th September 1969; and whether they will comply with the proposals made therein and introduce appropriate legislation.

what are the equivalent figures today; what is the percentage increase in each case; and what is the percentage increase in the cost of living since 1950.

Miss Lestor

The figures for teachers in maintained schools are as follows:—

Mr. Skeffington

The Government have noted the recommendation, which in general accords with policies already accepted in this country. No further legislation is required.