§ Mr. Fidler
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services whether he will make a statement about plans for further increasing the number of doctors to be trained in British medical schools.
§ Sir K. Joseph
As announced by my right hon. Friend the Secretary of State for Education and Science on 18th November, a new medical school is to be established at Leicester. For current planning purposes the present target for pre-clinical entry places has been raised to a maximum of 4,100 places by the later 1970s.—[Vol. 806, c.443.]