§ Mr. Barry Jones
asked the Secretary of State for Wales how many extra community programme places there will be in Wales consequent upon the Budget; and if he will make a statement.
§ Mr. Nicholas Edwards
Following the Budget Statement announcing that the community programme is to be expanded by 100,000 places, my right hon. Friend, the Secretary of State for Employment has askedthe Manpower Services Commission to consider how these extra places should be allocated. No final decisions have yet been taken.