HC Deb 13 November 1973 vol 864 c86W
Miss Boothroyd

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science if she will publish figures showing the support grant, per pupil, to nursery schools and the support grant, per pupil, to direct grant grammar schools.

Mrs. Thatcher

Rate support grant is paid to local authorities in general support of a range of local services including education. It is spent at the discretion of the authorities and it is not possible to attribute it to particular services or parts of services.