§ Mr. Latham
asked the Secretary of State for Employment what was the total number of young people who entered the youth opportunities programme in Leicestershire in 1981; and what was the number of young people involved in it at the latest convenient date.
§ Mr. Peter Morrison
Information is not available in the exact form requested. However, between 1 April 1981 and 31 March 1982 approximately 2,200 young people entered the youth opportunities programme in Leicestershire. Between 1 April and the end of May 1982 a total of about 450 young people entered schemes under the programme.