HC Deb 28 July 1982 vol 28 c535W
Mr. Alfred Morris

asked the Secretary of State for Industry what representations the Minister for Information Technology has received from Outset with regard to sponsorship of an information technology centre that would concentrate specifically on the needs of disabled young people; what reply he is sending; if he proposes to take any action; and if he will make a statement.

Mr. Kenneth Baker

I have recently received a request from Outset to support an information technology centre for the disabled in Lewisham. I have asked my officials to get in touch with Outset and, together with the

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