HC Deb 04 February 1980 vol 978 cc67-8W
Mr. Soley

asked the Secretary of State for Social Services what sums have been made available in the financial years 1978–79 and 1979–80, and are planned for 1980–81, for the provision of regional secure units; and how many places have resulted from the expenditure of these funds.

Sir George Young

The total amounts received by RHAs in 1978–79 and 1979–80 are shown below:

N E Thames 74
S E Thames 72
S W Thames 58
Oxford 44
Wessex 53
West Midlands 104
South Western 63
Mersey 50
North Western 82

Latest proposals for those regions which have submitted plans to the Department provide for about 650 places—including 20 adolescent places.

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