§ Mr. David Atkinson
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment what has been the(a) increase in Government funding on education in Dorset and (b) the inflation rate since (i) 1979 and (ii) 1990; and if she will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Robin Squire
The information is not available in the form in which it has been requested. I shall write to the hon. Member and place a copy in the Library.