HC Deb 10 December 1987 vol 124 c242W
Mr. Redwood

To ask the Secretary of State for Social Services what is the present monthly additional cost from employing agency nurses rather than regular nurses in the National Health, Service.

Mr. Newton

I refer my hon. Friend to my reply to the hon. and learned Member for Leicester, West (Mr. Janner) on 9 November at columns100–101. For the reasons explained in that reply it is not possible to provide the information requested.