§ Mr. McLeish
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what is her estimate of the number of young people seeking a youth training place for the most recent date for which figures are available.
§ Mr. Worthington
To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what is the contribution of the European social fund to the Government's youth training, employment training and employment action programmes.
§ Mr. McLoughlin
[holding answer 6 July 1992] : In 1991, the latest year for which contributions received are available, employment training received £156.59 million and youth training received £15.81 million from the European social fund (ESF). There was no contribution to employment action.