§ Mr. Andrew F. Bennett
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services how many State registered nurses and State enrolled nurses have (i) completed their training since 1st April 1976 in each region and (ii) successfully completed their training since then and not been offered employment as nurses.
§ Mr. Deakins
Between 6,400 and 6,500 student nurses in England and Wales completed training and took the final examination for registration in June. Regional figures are not available. Results of the examination are not expected before the end of this month. There has been no assessment for pupil nurses in this period.