HC Deb 27 March 1996 vol 274 c647W
37. Mr. Luff

To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland what plans he has for enlargement of the assisted places scheme. [21356]

Mr. Raymond S. Robertson

I refer the hon. Member to the reply I gave to the hon. Member for Ayr (Mr. Gallie) on 29 February,Official Report, columns 622–23, setting out our proposals for increasing the number of assisted places in the next school year to 3,500.