§ Mr. Ancram
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he intends to call in for review the transfer scheme being operated by the education committee of the Lothian regional council, in particular where applications for transfer are being disallowed even though places are available in the school of the parents' choice.
§ Mr. Alexander Fletcher
No. My Department are in touch with Lothian regional council about all the cases in which parents have made representations to my right hon. Friend about the secondary schools to which their children have been allocated.