§ Mr. Shinwell
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science how many nursery schools exist in the county of Durham; what plans he has to provide additional schools; and what is the estimated cost of further construction.
§ Miss Bacon
29 nursery schools and 42 nursery classes are maintained by local education authorities in Durham. Further provision will be made under the urban aid programme, in Gateshead, South Shields and Sunderland.