§ Mr. Hamling
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what was the total number of first appointments190W
Britain. I give these below together with figures for 31st December, 1969.
made by local education authorities in England and Wales in the autumn term in 1971; and what is the anticipated number for such appointments in 1972.
§ Mr. van Straubenzee
In maintained schools—excluding nursery and special 191W schools—about 34,100 and 36,000 respectively.