§ Mr. Stratton Mills
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland how many applications have been received for the women's section of the Royal Ulster Constabulary Reserve; how many have been accepted; and what is the target for membership.
§ Mr. Peter Mills
Up to 20th November, 1971, 1,081 applications to join the women's section of the Royal Ulster Constabulary Reserve had been received. The applications are still being processed and there have been no final acceptances as yet. The initial target for membership is 400.