§ Ms. Walley
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science if he will increase the minimum teaching area in nursery schools to take account of the need to meet in full curricula, equipment and staffing needs.
§ Mr. Fallon
Minimum teaching areas in schools, including nursery schools, will be considered as part of the current review of the Education (School Premises) Regulations 1981. The results of the review are likely to be available towards the end of next year.