HC Deb 28 June 1971 vol 820 cc48-9W
Mr. Marks

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science if she will ask Her Majesty's Inspectors to carry out an investigation into capitation allowances for books and equipment by local authorities and direct grant schools; and if she will publish their report.

Mrs. Thatcher

No. This is a matter for local education authorities and school governors.