HC Deb 06 December 1989 vol 163 cc243-4W
Mr. Leighton

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment which London boroughs participate in employment training; and how many places each of them has.

Mr. Nicholls

The London boroughs which are employment training training managers and the number of places each has contracted for are given in the following table. Boroughs may also participate through providing practical training placements or directed training (at their colleges) to other training managers. Information is not kept centrally on such involvement.

Employment Training London boroughs: contracted places September 1989
Borough Places
Enfield 300
Brent 250
Harrow 150
Kingston upon Thames 150
Hounslow 400
Hillingdon 100

Mr. Patchett

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment how many persons in the Barnsley, East constituency are currently registered on the employment training scheme.

Mr. Nicholls

Information on the numbers on employment training is not available for the Barnsley, East constituency. On 24 November 1989, the latest date for which information is available, there were 1,752 trainees on employment training in Barnsley, which includes the Barnsley, East constituency.