HC Deb 23 June 1976 vol 913 c528W
Miss Joan Lestor

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science how much money, originally allocated for nursery education for 1975–76, has been refused by local authorities.

Miss Margaret Jackson

Local education authorities in England relinquished capital authorisation for nursery education building starts in 1975–76 totalling £5.6 million, of which £1.7 million was reallocated to authorities requesting additional resources for that year.