§ Mr. Norris
To ask the Secretary of State for Education and Science if he will list those applications for voluntary-aided status which have been rejected in the last 10 years, giving in each case the dates of application and rejection and the local education authority affected.
§ Mr. Fallon
The information since 1985 is provided in the following table. The Department has no readily available record of such applications before then. The list includes proposals for the establishment of schools after amalgamation or reorganisation, as well as proposals for brand new schools.277W
Proposal date Decision date Description Local education authority 18 May 1989 5 April 1990 Reorganisation of primary and secondary schools—part 7 Leeds 24 August 1989 10 April 1990 Establish new secondary school (on reorganisation) Cheshire 13 September 1989 22 January 1991 Establish new Church of England comprehensive school (to replace county school) Devon 28 September 1989 26 November 1990 Establish new Church of England voluntary aided primary school at West Tytherington, Macclesfield Cheshire 19 October 1989 2 May 1990 Establish a new voluntary aided primary school (amalgamation) Salford 26 October 1989 29 November 1990 Establish new primary school in Ventnor road Sutton 19 December 1989 16 August 1990 Establish new Church of England/Methodist voluntary aided primary school Avon 15 March 1990 26 October 1990 Establish new Roman Catholic primary school in Sandhurst Berkshire 13 June 1990 28 January 1991 Establish new voluntary aided secondary school (amalgamation) Kent 7 September 1990 25 March 1991 Establishment of new secondary school Somerset 14 September 1990 20 February 1991 Establishment of new primary school Dudley