HC Deb 18 July 1995 vol 263 c1195W
Mr. Khabra

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment what plans she has to safeguard the funding of the youth service in the next Budget. [34455]

Mr. Paice

The local authority financial settlement for 1996–97 is currently under consideration. It will be for individual authorities to decide how to fund different parts of their education services, including the youth service, in the light of their assessment of local needs and priorities.