HC Deb 08 February 1973 vol 850 cc148-9W
19. Mr. Spearing

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what inquiries she has made concerning turnover in staff per year in schools in different parts of England and Wales and within the areas of large education authorities.

Mrs. Thatcher

The Department has, on occasion, made spot checks on turnover in individual authorities, but no inquiries have been made in respect of separate schools.