§ Mr. Boyden
asked the Chancellor of the Exchequer what recommendations of the Annan Committee on the Teaching of Russian are in process of implementation by the universities.
§ Mr. Barber
The Committee was set up by my right hon. Friends the Minister of Education and the Secretary of State for Scotland to consider the teaching of Russian in schools and establishments of further education. The Committee's recommendations do not call for action to be initiated by the universities.