§ Mr. Kilfedder
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland what percentage of the recurrent expenditure for 1979–80 and 1980–81 at Ards, Bangor and Mater hospitals is represented by salaries and wages of medical and non-medical staff, respectively.
§ Mr. John Patten
The information is not available in precisely the form requested, but the following figures show the percentages represented by the salaries and wages of staff, including nurses and paramedical staff, employed directly on the treatment of patients, and the salaries and wages of supporting staff.
§ Mr. Nicholas Scott
The working party on the management of schools in Northern Ireland (the Astin working party) held its final meeting on 25 April 1979 and submitted its report on 30 April 1979. The report was published on 28 June 1979 and copies were placed in the Library.