§ 27. Mr. Haynes
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science what financial support has been given to adult education in the years 1980, 1981, 1982, 1983 and 1984.
§ Sir Keith Joseph
Expenditure in England by local education authorities on adult education centres and by central government on adult education grants and programmes has been £69 million, £77 million, £88 million, £102 million and £104 million respectively for the financial years in question. The figure for 1984–85 is the estimated outturn expenditure.