HC Deb 17 May 1996 vol 277 c615W
Mr. Terry Davis

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment how many meetings of, or organised by, the Council of Europe since January 1995 have been attended by Ministers or officials of her Department; and if she will make a statement. [29355]

Mr. Forth

Since January 1995, officials of the Department for Education and Employment have attended 20 governmental committee or other meetings organised by the Council of Europe. There have been no meetings involving Ministers during the period concerned.