§ Mr. Hoban:
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many applications he has received from schools for autonomy under the provisions of the Education Bill; how many of these he has approved; and in which areas autonomy was sought in each case. 
§ Mr. Miliband:
I refer the hon. Member to the answer given to the hon. Member for Ashford (Mr. Green) on 6 October 2003, Official Report, column 1131W.