§ Mr. Ashton
asked the Secretary of State for Education and Science whether he is now in a position to reply to the hon. Member for Bassetlaw's request to meet a deputation from the Sturton-le-Steeple school managers near Retford protesting about the closure of the school.
§ Miss Margaret Jackson
I refer my hon. Friend to the letter I sent him on this subject on 13th July in which I agreed to meet a deputation.