§ 21. Mr. Stallard
asked the Secretary of State for Northern Ireland whether any additional financial assistance has been made available to the Northern Ireland engineering industry training board as recommended in its 1981–82 report for a programme of training in new technology.
§ Mr. Adam Butler
Financial assistance to the engineering industry training board for grants to firms within the board's scope for training in new technology amounted in 1982–83 to £192,332—an increase of 52 per cent. over the 1981–82 figure.