HC Deb 30 March 1976 vol 908 cc451-2W
Mr. Teddy Taylor

asked the Secretary of State for Scotland how many children are receiving part-time education; and when he expects part-time education to be eliminated.

Mr. William Ross

Returns from education authorities indicate that on 1st March 1976 14,383 pupils were receiving part-time education. The authorities concerned expect to eliminate part-time education by the start of next session.