§ Mr. Dormand
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what additional allocation is being made to local education authorities in order that the former junior training centres can meet the school building regulations; and if she will make a statement.
§ Mrs. Thatcher
The White Paper "Education: A Framework for Expansion announced a rapid acceleration of special school building programmes up to 1976–77. Schools for the ESN (severe)—that is, the former junior training centres, will receive a high priority in the allocation of the resources available for improvements to existing premises.