§ Mr. Tipping
To ask the Secretary of State for Education what complaints he has received from parents in Nottinghamshire about the conduct of the county council during the opting out process of schools.
§ Mr. Robin Squire
My right hon. Friend has not received any complaints from parents about the conduct of Nottinghamshire county council in relation to ballots for grant-maintained status since the Department's exchange of correspondence with the Director of Education about information circulated in connection with the ballots at Eastwood comprehensive school and George Spencer school at the end of last year.