§ Mr. Grimond
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what were the estimates of expenses for students in Great Britain on which the last triennial revision was based.
§ Mrs. Thatcher
Estimates were made by a joint working party of the Education Departments and the National Union of Students on the basis of changes in the student cost of living over a three-year period. The requirements that were taken into account included board and lodging, books and equipment, vacation maintenance,46W travel, pocket money, clothing and laundry.