§ Simon Hughes
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Skills how many(a) primary and (b) secondary schools were classified as failing in each year since 1996–97 in (i) Greater London and (ii) each London borough. 
§ Mr. Miliband
This is a matter for Ofsted. HM Chief Inspector, David Bell, will write to the hon. Member and place a copy of his letter in the Library.