HC Deb 19 January 1981 vol 997 c73W
Mr. Skeet

asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science if he is yet able to make a statement about the proposed review of Youth Service provision.

Mr. Mark Carlisle

Yes. I am today establishing a review of the Youth Service in England. I have asked it to report on present provision, both statutory and voluntary; to consider whether available resources could be deployed more effectively; and, in the light of this, to assess the need for legislation. The membership is as follows:

  • Mr. Alan Thompson, lately deputy-secretary at my Department (Chairman)
  • The Rev. Francis Cattermole, Director of the National Council for Voluntary Youth Services
  • Mr. John Collins, Chairman, British Youth Council
  • Mr. A. B. Hampton, Chairman, Record Ridgeway Limited, Sheffield, and President of the Engineering Employers' Federation
  • Mr. Eric Hopwood, Senior Education Officer, Essex LEA
  • Mr. W. R. Knight, Director of Educational Services, Bradford Mrs. Judith Walpole, Chairman, County Education Committee, Norfolk.

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