§ Mr. MacGregor
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what has been the increase in expenditure on education in real terms over the past six years.
§ Mr. Oakes
The year-by-year progression of expenditure at 1976 Survey Prices on education and libraries, science and arts in Great Britain is set out in the recent White Paper on the Government's Expenditure Plans (Cmnd. 6721—Part I). 875W More detailed information will be contained in the second part of this White Paper to be published shortly.