§ Mr. Winterton
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what was the percentage increase of pupils in maintained primary and secondary schools in Cheshire in the latest available year; and what was the national percentage increase in the same year.
§ Mr. St. John-Stevas
Between January 1971 and January 1972, 4.0 per cent. in Cheshire and 2.5 per cent. in England.