§ 20. Mr. Canavan
asked the Secretary of State for Scotland whether he will make a fresh statement on the future of the Scottish colleges of education, in view of the Government's defeat in the Scottish Grand Committee on 9 December.
§ Mr. Alexander Fletcher
No arguments were advanced in the debate which we had not already538W considered and my right hon. Friend has no intention of altering the decisions which he announced on 6 August 1980.