§ Mr. Harvey
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Employment how many students entered medical school in each of the last five years; and if he will make a statement. 
§ Mr. Wicks
[holding answer 21 June 2000]: The following table sets out the number of full-time undergraduate entrants to medical schools in UK HE institutions in each of the last five years.
Number 1999–2000 5,306 1998–99 5,105 1997–98 5,044 1996–97 4,833 1995–96 4,699
School Purpose of grant allocation Beamont Infant and Junior Replacement of Dining Room Beamont Community Infant Energy and Efficiency Initiative Bewsey Lodge Primary Replacement of Pipe Work Brook Acre Community Primary Enclosure to Existing Fire Escape Staircase Brook Acre Community Primary Energy and Efficiency Initiative Bruche Community Infant Re-roofing Main School Burtonwood Primary Window Repairs Burtonwood Community Primary Re-build Gable Wall Callands Community Primary Provision of One Classroom Culcheth Community Primary Provision of One Classroom Culcheth High Electrical Re-wire Culcheth High Replace Heating Boilers Culcheth High Fire Alarm System Unification Culcheth High Improvements to Ventilation Culcheth High Alterations to Heat Treatment Area Culcheth High Re-roofing Culcheth High Re-slate Roof and Window Repairs Culcheth High Refenestration of Block C