§ 26. Mr. Michael Roberts
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what steps she is taking to encourage more day release for young people in industry for courses of further education.
§ 27. Mr. Meacher
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what policies she has to improve educational opportunities for the 16–18 year age group.
§ Mrs. Thatcher
My policy is that full-time and part-time education, in schools or colleges of further education, should be available for as many people in the 16–18 year age group as can be encouraged to benefit from it.