§ 25. Mrs. Ray Michie
To ask the Secretary of State for Scotland if he will make a statement on representations received about school closures in Scotland.
§ Mr. Michael Forsyth
My right hon. and learned Friend and I have received representations about many of the schools currently being considered for closure in Strathclyde region. In particular we have received over 2,000 representations and a petition with 7,300 signatures protesting about the proposal to close Paisley grammar school.