HC Deb 17 February 1993 vol 219 c246W
311. Mr. Allen

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what is the level of funding allocated to the sheltered employment programme and the sheltered placement scheme for the next financial year; and if she will provide comparable figures for each of the last two years.

Mr. Michael Forsyth

The level of employment service funding for the sheltered employment programme, which includes Remploy is shown in the table:

1991–92 (actual) £ 1992–93 (actual) £ 1993–94 (actual) £
Total programme 122,445,000 137,870,000 140,297,000
Of which sheltered placement scheme 18,763,000 18,533,000 19,635,000