§ 31. Sir Gilbert Longden
asked the Secretary of State for Education and 289W Science what advice she has received from the University Grants Committee on the general development of the universities in the 1972 to 1977 quinquennium, and in particular on the provision of suitable residential accommodation for the student population.
§ Mrs. Thatcher
Decisions on the 1972–77 quinquennium are set out in Section 15 of the recent White Paper. It is planned to provide residential places for two-thirds of the additional students expected in the universities.