HC Deb 14 March 1995 vol 256 c495W
Mr. Wigley

To ask the Secretary of State for Employment how many career development loans were made in(a) Wales and (b) Britain, between April 1993 and September 1994; what was their total value in each case; and what proportion of the total funds taken up by such loans for Britain was for lending in Wales.

Mr. Paice

Between April 1993 and September 1994, 17,607 career development loans with a total loan value of £52,074,087 were approved nationally.

This includes 656 loans approved in Wales with a total loan value of £1,929,244.50. This represents nearly 4 per cent. of the national total.