§ Mr. Barry Jones
To ask the Secretary of State for Wales what assessment he has made of skills shortages and training needs in Wales; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Peter Walker
The Training Agency for Wales monitors constantly labour market developments in Wales, with particular emphasis on skills and training issues. The findings of its research are published in its annual labour market assessments and in the quarterly "Marchnad Lafur Cymru/Labour Market Wales".