§ Mr. Magee
asked the Secretary of State for Social Services if he will give the number of dentists providing service under the National Health Service at the latest available date and for each year since 1970 for, respectively, the constituency of Waltham Forest, Leyton, and the area covered by the Waltham Forest and Redbridge Area Health Authority.
§ Mr. Moyle
Numbers of dentists are not recorded for constituency areas. Since the establishment of the Redbridge and Waltham Forest Area Health Authority in 1974, the numbers of dentists practising in the general dental services in the area have been:
Year (30th September) Numbers of Dentists 1974 137 1975 142 1976 145 1977 137