To ask the Secretary of State for Employment how many people are currently on YTS schemes in Houghton and Washington; and if he will provide a table delineating 1 he totals from 1979 to the latest available date.
The YTS programme began in 1983. The following table gives numbers on schemes in Houghton and Washington at 31 January for the past four years. Earlier data are not available.
|31 January 1985
|31 January 1986
|31 January 1987
|31 January 1988