§ Mr. Leslie Huckfield
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what plans he has for increasing the number of speech therapists in the National Health Service.183W
§ Dr. John Dunwoody
Numbers of of speech therapists employed in the National Health Service have increased over the last 4 years at an annual average rate of 6 per cent. Assessment of future needs must await the report of the Committee of Enquiry into the Speech Therapy Services.