§ Dr. Boyson
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what was the number of applications for the nine-month pre-registration pharmaceutical service in hospitals in 1972, 1973, 1974 and 1975; and how many were accepted on each occasion.
§ Mr. Deakins
The pre-registration period for pharmacy graduates is 12 months. The number accepted for pre-registration training in hospitals in Great Britain was:
1972 315 1973 318 1974 386 1975 503
The number of applications for these years is not available.