HC Deb 22 January 1998 vol 304 c688W
Mr. Ronnie Campbell

To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment what is the current average cost of providing a full-time nursery place in Northumberland Education Authority. [24017]

Mr. Byers

In 1996–97, the latest year for which data are available, the net institutional expenditure per nursery pupil was £2,000.