HC Deb 17 May 1988 vol 133 c396W
Mrs. Fyfe

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will make funds available for toy libraries in areas of priority treatment.

Mr. Michael Forsyth

In addition to the assistance which he provides towards local authority expenditure on social work through rate support grant, my right hon. and learned Friend provides grants under section 10 of the Social Work (Scotland) Act 1968 to the voluntary organisation Playmatters which promotes toy libraries. Under the urban programme projects in eligible areas may qualify for assistance.