HC Deb 02 November 1989 vol 159 c274W
Mr. Evennett

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science what grant assistance is provided by his Department to local education authorities to fund in-service training for teachers.

Mr. Alan Howarth

The main source of grant assistance is the local education authority training grant scheme, details of which are set out in Department of Education and Science circular 20/89, a copy of which is in the Library. In 1990–91 the scheme will support expenditure of £214.7 million with grant of £125.7 million.