§ Mr. Barry Jones
asked the Secretary of State for Wales what was the total level of expenditure on the assisted places scheme in Wales from central Government funds in 1982–83 and 1983–84; and what is the estimated level of expenditure for 1984–85.
§ Mr. Nicholas Edwards
The expenditure in the financial years 1982–83 and 1983–84 was £275,000 and £455,000 respectively. The estimated cost for 1984–85 is £634,000.