HC Deb 07 February 1995 vol 254 cc177-8W
24. Mr. McFall

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment what is his latest estimate of the number of 16 to 17-year-olds who are not in receipt of a youth training scheme place.

Mr. Paice

On 30 December 1994, in England, 179 young people covered by the youth training guarantee had been waiting for the offer of a YT place for eight weeks or longer.